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Del Norte County is a beautiful place to spend quality time with your family. You’ll find fun and interesting places like Trees of Mystery and the Sky Trail, Ocean World, the Rowdy Creek Hatchery, and the Tour Thru Tree. hide/show text

For history buffs and those interested in Native American artifacts, you can enjoy a large collection at the End of the Trail Museum as well as a fine collection of basketry at the Del Norte County Historical Society Main Museum. And don’t forget our two lighthouses, Battery Point and St. George Reef perched on the rugged Pacific Coastline.

You can also find various displays at Visitor Centers in towns or in the parks. And you can take tours by boat, by bus, or on foot by any of our friendly and knowledgeable tour guides and services.

If you love outdoor adventure, check out the extensive section on this website about beaches, redwood parks, hiking, surfing, kayaking and much more!

All you have to do is relax, have fun, and enjoy your stay in The Real Northern California.

Check out nature walks and ranger-led programs in the Redwood National and State Parks.

Ruby Van Deventer Wildflower Show

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on Ruby Van Deventer Wildflower Show

May 12-13, 2017 free two-day Wildflower Show held at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds Friday 11:00 – 5:00 pm Saturday 10:00-5:00 pm  


Phone: 707-487-0821


Tall Ships

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on Tall Ships

May 10 – 15, 2017 Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftan will be visiting our area and docking at the Crescent City Harbor.  


Phone: 707-487-0821


Rhythum Future, Gypsy Quartet

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on Rhythum Future, Gypsy Quartet

May 10, 2017 DNACA presents this acoustic jazz ensemble, Rhythm Future Quartet , at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G Street, Crescent City, CA. 7:30pm. tickets are $20  


Phone: 707-464-1336


Dance With the Stars of Del Norte

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on Dance With the Stars of Del Norte

A Humane Society of Del Norte  Fundraiser Dance Competition Entertainment, Food, Dancing, Silent Auction, No-Host Bar! Saturday May 6, 2017 6:00 – 11:00pm at the Veterans Memorial Hall Pre-sale tickets are $20 General Seating or $25 Reserved Table Seating & are available at Turning Heads Salon, and at Del Norte Office Supply , or Call Danielle 707-218-5998 […]


Phone: 707-218-5998


Spring Craft Show

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on Spring Craft Show

May 5-6 at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds.   Vendors, Food, craft show, and more!   Saturday 10 am – 5 pm Sunday noon – 4pm


Phone: 707-464-9556


17th Annual Youth & Family Fair

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on 17th Annual Youth & Family Fair

April 23, 2017 11:00 – 2:00 pm at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds. Bring your family and enjoy a wide variety of activities and entertainment in the Main Hall.  


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Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt

April 16, 2017 This free annual event for children ages 0-12 held at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds starts at 12:30 pm.


Phone: 707-954-4779


New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players

The Curry/Del Norte Orchestra Concert Series. April 2, 2017 at 3:00 pm. Crescent Elk Audirotium


Phone: 707-951-3102


Whale Watching Spoken Here

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on Whale Watching Spoken Here

March 25 – 31 See and learn about whales! Location 9th Street at Brother John overlook.


Phone: 541-765-3407


Redwood Wild River Run

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on Redwood Wild River Run

March 25th 15 km race or 5 km fun run/walk at 11:00 am. check it out at rwrr.org  Contact Ralph Hirt


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