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Arcata Community Forest

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1635 Heindon Rd, Arcata, CA 95521-4573
+1 800-346-3482
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I absolutetly LOVE the Arcata Community Forest and always hike here every day I'm in Arcata. So... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Francisco, USA
Redwoods in the city park

Nice surprise. Great scenery in town. We stayed in a home on Union near by. I actually enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kansas City, Missouri
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A beautiful 600-acre forest of small redwoods and ferns.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
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1635 Heindon Rd, Arcata, CA 95521-4573
+1 800-346-3482
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I absolutetly LOVE the Arcata Community Forest and always hike here every day I'm in Arcata. So beautiful, so peaceful, so majestic.

Thank JDZatSF
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice surprise. Great scenery in town. We stayed in a home on Union near by. I actually enjoyed city Redwood parks as much or more than the forests.

Thank amyi380
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Conveniently located in the middle of Arcata, entering this "city park" is like stepping in the past As soon as you take the park driveway to the parking lot, you are surrounded by huge redwood tree... which were probably there centuries ago The forest is...More

Thank BlueBoyTX
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Great trails, beautiful scenery, bike paths.....awesome. The Redwood forests of Nortern California are a thing of intense beauty. The safety and peacefulness of these trails are unequaled.

1  Thank mjgovednik
Reviewed 16 July 2017

If you do not have much time and you want to take a wonderful walk try this. Trails 1 and 2 are doable by any age. The trail is a nice width, fairly even, and these two trails do not have too much climb. Parking...More

Thank Terry A
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Wonderful family place great trails very pet friendly great information along the way. Nice size redwoods.

Thank 897barbaran
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Easy to access with beautiful trails and just amazing old trees. And it is dog friendly (but keep your pooch on leash).

Thank Franziska M
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Arcata embodies everything great about California, and this wonderfully preserved patch of Redwoods is a big part of that for me anytime I'm in the area. I love taking my dog through the trails, and we usually encounter other friendly dogs(and humans) along the way....More

Thank Merrick B
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We hiked in the area and really enjoyed the old trees and peacefulness of the area. There were horses, bikes and other hikers but it was not disturbing. Truly a jewel of Arcata.

Thank jsMT1994
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This park is beautiful and peaceful. Many trails to choose from and connected to Redwood park which has a great playground for the kids.

Thank Diane2333
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Saskia R
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Response from Melanie B | Reviewed this property |
I might be a bit late, but there was a place called the Lazy J (or L?) ranch when I was a kid that did horse rides...