Local Area Attractions Near Crescent City / Redwoods KOA Holiday

Redwood National Park (2 miles)
Redwood National Park (2 miles)

Experience the majesty of the redwoods that are taller than any other trees in the world. Stroll thru magnificent groves and lose yourself in the serenity of these ancient giants when you visit Redwood National Park which is over 60 miles in length. It stretches over 75452 acres with 19640 acres of old grove redwood forest. Follow Howland Hill Road, a beautiful drive which follows the historic stagecoach routes to Oregon. Stop at Magical Stout Grove an outstanding grove of old growth redwoods where you will find the 345 foot tall Stout Tree, one of the largest in the Park. Visit Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park , the setting in the Star Wars saga, Return of the Jedi, or just enjoy any of the many magnificent hikes or mountain biking trails.

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Battery Point Lighthouse Tours (5 miles)
Battery Point Lighthouse Tours (5 miles)

First lit with oil lams in 1856, Battery Point Lighthouse is the oldest working lighthouse in California and can be accessed by foot at low tide.

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Smith River - Swimming & Fishing (5 miles)
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 305,000 acre region that offers access to swimming, hiking, picnicking, kayaking, whitewater rafting and steelhead and salmon fishing.

Marine Mammal Center (5 miles)
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.

424 Howe Drive

Crescent City, CA 95531

707-465-6265

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Ocean World (5 miles)
Ocean World (5 miles)

Journey beneath the ocean as you participate in a guided tour of Northwest marine life. Enjoy performing sea lions, touch a starfish and pet a live baby shark at Ocean World .

304 Highway 101 S

Crescent City, CA 95531

707-464-4900

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Indoor City Pool (5 miles)
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.

100 Play Street

Crescent City, CA 95531

707-464-9503

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Del Norte Historical Society Museum (5 miles)
Del Norte Historical Society Museum (5 miles)

Located in Crescent City, this museum features local Yurok and Tolowa Indian artifacts, a research facility as well as logging and mining equipment. It is also the home of the original Fresnel lens from the Point St. George Lighthouse.

577 H Street

Crescent City, CA 95531

707-464-3922

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Lake Earl Wildlife Area (5 miles)
Lake Earl Wildlife Area (5 miles)

The marshes, dunes and lakes of this 5000 acre State Park provide habitats for over 250 species of birds. Hiking trails offer excellent vantage points for bird watching or just plain wandering around surrounded by beauty.

Tolowa Dunes State Park (5 miles)
Tolowa Dunes State Park (5 miles)

Tolowa Dunes State Park takes in some of the finest wetlands habitat on California's northern coast. An ancient sand dune complex that has evolved into several district ecological communities, Tolowa Dunes encompasses ocean beach, river, open and vegetated sand dunes, wooded ridges and wetlands. A diverse assortment of birds, animals and plant life thrive here, and the area serves as an important stopover on the Pacific flyway for thousands of migrating ducks, geese and swans.

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Fishing (5-17 miles)
Fishing (5-17 miles)

Fish for Salmon, Steelhead, crab and rock fish, all in our local rivers and ocean.

Smith River:
The best times for Salmon and Steelhead Trout are January - March
With special regulations you can fish for Cut-Throat Trout in late April - November
For Chinook Salmon, the peak season is October - January

Klamath River:
For Chinook Salmon, fish the Spring Run (May - July), the Fall Run (August - September) or the winter run (October - December)

Bottom Fishing/Ocean Fishing:
December, fish for Black Snapper, Blue Snapper, Ling Cod, Sea Trout and Cabazon

During some seasons you can troll for Albacore and Salmon. Check with your guide.

Crabbing:
From the last Saturday in November to July 30th it's Crabbing season in Del Norte County! You can rent your crab pot right here at the KOA!

Golf Courses (5 - 17 miles)
Golf Courses (5 - 17 miles)

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, Phone: 707-458-3214, 9 holes, semiprivate

Eagle's Nest Golf Course, 22112 Klamath River Road, Klamath River, CA 96050, Phone: 530-465-2424, 9 holes, public

Kings Valley Golf Course, 3030 Lesina Road, Crescent City, CA 95531, Phone: 707-464-2886, 9 holes, semiprivate

Casinos (6 - 11 miles)
Casinos (6 - 11 miles)

Elk Valley Casino
2500 Howland Hill Road, Crescent City
Phone: 707-464-1020

Lucky 7 Casino
350 N Indian Road, Smith River
Phone: 707-487-7777

Local Beaches (7 - 75 miles)
Local Beaches (7 - 75 miles)

Many miles of secluded beaches await you here in Del Norte County. Surf fishing is generally excellent, and there are more than a few "agate" beaches, where you can spend many hours sifting for agates.

We also have great surf!

Trees of Mystery (18 miles)
Trees of Mystery (18 miles)

Trees of Mystery has 8/10ths of a mile of groomed interpretive trails through the awe-inspiring Redwoods of Northern California. The trail, museum and gift shop are geared toward the family or group traveler.The SkyTrail gondola takes you on an unforgettable journey through the forest at heights up to 136 feet. Visit the largest Paul Bunyan in the world. At nearly 5 stories tall, weighing 15 tons he took 4 years to build. Enjoy a journey into the lives of the first Americans by visiting the End of the Trail Museum. The museum features the largest private collection of Native American artifacts, showcased by the actual clothing, pottery, baskets, weapons and tools of this culture.

The trail is open and maintained year-round.

1550 US Highway 101 N

Klamath, CA 95548

800-638-3389

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Klamath River Jet Boat Rides (20 miles)
Klamath River Jet Boat Rides (20 miles)

Join the Klamath River Jet Boat crew on an exciting 50 mile ride up the Klamath River. Observe bountiful wildlife such as seals and California sea lions, ospreys, wild cows and California black bears. Learn about local Native American culture and the River's rich history. Enjoy a relaxing lunch or dinner at the River's West Lodge up river.

17635 US Highway 101

Klamath, CA 95548

707-482-7775

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Tour Thru Tree (20 miles)
Tour Thru Tree (20 miles)

Drive, bike or walk thru this 700 year old living redwood tree, one of the earth's natural wonders.

Rogue River Jet Boat Tours (45 miles)
Rogue River Jet Boat Tours (45 miles)

The Rogue River Canyon abounds in a variety of wildlife that can be viewed on all trips. This unique canyon was set aside by the federal government in 1968 as a part of our National Wild and Scenic River system. Enjoy one of the three available tours, ranging from 64 - 104 miles upriver, round trip. Upriver overnight "Wilderness Packages" are available at Half Moon Bar Lodge and Paradise Bar Lodge 52 miles upriver. River tours available at Jerry's Rogue River Trips.

29985 Harbor Way

Gold Beach, OR 97444

800-451-3645

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Great Cats World Park (46 miles)
Great Cats World Park (46 miles)

In Cave Junction, Oregon, you can experience the cats like never before! Up close and personal!

27919 Redwood Highway

Cave Junction, OR 97523

541-592-2957

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Fern Canyon (50 miles)
Fern Canyon (50 miles)

Hike into beautiful Fern Canyon at Gold Bluff Beach.

Oregon Caves (68 miles)
Oregon Caves (68 miles)

Plan a day trip to the magnificent "Marble Halls of Oregon" decorated with stalactites, stalagmites, columns, flowstone and draperies. Proclaimed a national monument in 1909 the Oregon Caves National Monument has remained a geological wonder for all the experience.

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West Coast Game Park (75 miles)
West Coast Game Park (75 miles)

America's largest wild animal petting park!

46914 Highway 101 S

Bandon, OR 97411

541-347-3106

Sunsets and Harbour
Sunsets and Harbour

Enjoy breathtaking coastal sunsets.

We have a variety of self guided one day tours available to make your visit more enjoyable.
We have a variety of self guided one day tours available to make your visit more enjoyable.

We have done all the work... from redwoods to coast including jet boats, caves, and more. All you have to do is select one of the tours. Please inquire at the office. Self-guided tours available in the following areas: 1. Redwoods and Coast 2. Oceanworld, Lighthouse, and Coast 3. Trees of Mystery and Redwoods 4. Redwoods, Coast, and Fern Canyon 5. Oregon Caves and Smith River National Recreation Area 6. Jet Boat, Redwoods, Orick Redwood Gift Shops 7. Brookings, Horseback Riding, Coast, Jet Boat Tours

Local Area Information
Local Area Information

For more local area information, please visit http://www.delnorte.org

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