California Welcome Centers in the North Coast

California Welcome Centers in the North Coast

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The North Coast is a welcoming respite featuring unspoiled coastline, hundreds of acres of coastal redwood trees, six rivers, busy seaports, idyllic farming communities and amazing Victorian and Craftsman architecture. All just roughly 250 miles north of San Francisco.

California Welcome Center - Arcata

California Welcome Center - Arcata

California Welcome Center - Arcata
Unspoiled coastline, Victorian architecture, and one-of-a-kind shopping and dining

Roughly 250 miles north of San Francisco, California's Redwood Coast is treasured for its natural beauty, ancient redwoods, unspoiled coastline and abundant wildlife. Centrally located in Humboldt County, the California Welcome Center is located on Coastal Highway 101, at the juncture of Highway 299.  Our helpful staff can assist you with information on recreational opportunities, attractions, shopping and more. Your adventure will take you through the quaint Victorian village of Ferndale, provide a one of a kind shopping experience and introduce you to our restaurants, which are an epicurean’s delight.

Centrally located in Humboldt County, the California Welcome Center staff can assist you with information on recreational opportunities, attractions, shopping and more. Let our Travel Ambassadors help you plan your stay on the Redwood Coast.

Visitors travel from all over the world to experience our spectacular scenery. Our Travel Ambassadors at the California Welcome Center will help you plan your stay on the Redwood Coast and provide you with all the information you will need to make treasured memories. Below is just a teaser of what awaits you:

  • Unique and comfortable accommodations from a tree house to a guest house

  • Oyster farming

  • Fine restaurants in all price ranges

  • Rich Native American history

  • Oyster Festival, 4th of July Jubilee, Godwit Days and more

  • International Dell’Arte Physical Theatre and other live theatre

  • State and National Parks

  • Ocean, lagoon and estuary kayaking

  • Art galleries, outdoor murals

  • The protected and the internationally famous Arcata Marsh and so much more

We look forward to welcoming you and sharing our beautiful county.

Hours: Monday thru Saturday 11 am to 5 pm

Phone: 
(707) 822-3619
Address: 
1635 Heindon Rd
Arcata, CA 95521-4573