Prairie Creek Redwood State ParkPark includes Fern Canyon, Gold Bluffs beach, Roosevelt elk, and more than 70 miles of hiking trails.
Samoa Dunes Recreation AreaInformation on this recreation area managed by the Bureau of Land Management
Little River State BeachFeatures fishing and boating from a small launch ramp, near Trinidad.
Humboldt Redwoods State ParkOfficial site for the park, which features 52,000 acres of groves of old growth coast redwoods, Rockefeller Forest, 100 miles of hiking trails, fishing canoeing and swimming in the Eel River, near Weott and Avenue of the Giants.
Trinidad State BeachFeatures scenic vistas of the rugged coastline and Trinidad Bay.
Harry A. Merlo State Recreation AreaRecreation and fishing area near adjacent to Humboldt Lagoons State Park.
Six Rivers National ForestResources and information from the USDA Forest Service. Eureka.
Azalea State ReserveA 30 acre azalea reserve which blooms in each spring, near McKinleyville.