Local Area Attractions
America's Wild Rivers Coast
Experience the real Northern California as you enjoy our rugged North Coast. Relax in the pleasant climate of the Coast Range. Hiking, beachcombing, surfing, fishing, crabbing and clamming are among some of the activities that await you. Visit with the sea lions at the harbor or along pebble beach. Almost any high spot is an ideal place to watch for migrating whales.
Smith River - Swimming & Fishing (5 miles)
This river’s emerald waters and soaring canyon walls comprise one of the largest wild and scenic rivers in America. This spectacular river is located in the Smith River National Recreation Area, a 305000 acre region that offers access to swimming, hiking, picnicking, kayaking, whitewater rafting & steelhead & salmon fishing.
Marine Mammal Center (5 miles)
Observe seals and sea lions during a self-guided tour in this one of three mammal Rescue and Rehabilitation Centers in California. Learn how these mammals are rehabilitated prior to their release back to their natural habitat.
Indoor City Pool ( 5 miles)
Experience the excitement of a 90 foot waterslide at the Fred Endert's indoor swimming pool in Crescent City. Open to the public at various times throughout the day.
Local Area Activities
We have assembled numerous self-guided tours using written directions. These tours will take you to the best trails for discovering and viewing the magical old growth Redwood Forests of northern California. We also have self-guided tours for hiking the dunes in the Lake Earl Wildlife area.
Battery Point Lighthouse
Visit Battery Point Lighthouse. First lit in with oil lamps in 1856 it is the oldest working lighthouse in California and can be accessed by foot at low tide.
Fish for salmon and steelhead in the wild and scenic Smith or Klamath Rivers. Ocean fish from the pier, shore or boat.
Salmon Run 99040 South Bank Chetco River Road Brookings, Oregon 97415 Phone: 877-423-1234 Fax: 541-469-4889
Del Norte Golf Course 130 Club Drive Crescent City, CA 95531 (707) 458-3214 9 holes, semiprivate
Eagle's Nest Golf Course 22112 Klamath River Road Klamath River, CA 96050 (530) 465-2424 9 holes, public
Kings Valley Golf Course 3030 Lesina Road Crescent City, CA 95531 (707) 464-2886 9 holes, semiprivate