Tolowa Dunes State Park

Tolowa Dunes State Park


Location:2 miles north of Crescent City via Northcrest Drive, north off US Highway 101.
Facilities:2 primitive campgrounds, including a ride-in horse camp and 6 walk-in sites, picnic areas, trails, boat launch.
Activities:Camping, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, birding, wildlife viewing, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Park encompasses some of the finest wetlands habitat on California's northern coast. Tolowa Dunes is an ancient sand dune complex that has evolved into several distinct ecological communities: 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.
Address:1375 Elk Valley Rd
Crescent City, CA 95531

Phone:707-465-2145
Web: www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=430
Size: 4,399 acres.

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