Eureka is situated on the coast of Humboldt County, California, 280 miles north of San Francisco and 412 miles south of the Portland Oregon. It's in the heart of of northern California's magnificent coastal redwoods. You'll ramble among the towering ancient redwood groves, where hiking, camping and fishing are world-class and wildlife is abundant.
Enjoy spectacular scenery, as you hike, bike, boat and beach comb. Humboldt County is scattered with charming small towns where lovingly preserved Victorian architecture blends the rich history with the present day.
The pounding of the surf and the stillness of the forest are both close at hand. The USDA has named Humboldt County as "America's Most Scenic Rural County." National Geographic Traveler magazine called it "one of the world's top ten greatest places." View Rates & Park Policies