Welcome to Explore Del Norte

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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.


May 31, 2014 Comments Off on May

First Annual Noll Stand Up Paddle Race –  May 16, 2015 New this year! Beginning at 9:30 A.M beach entry at Garths Beach.The race starts at 10:30am paddling 6 miles south along the beautiful Crescent City coast line, rounding the lighthouse and ending at the sand on the north side of South Beach.Three classes of board […]



May 31, 2014 Comments Off on June

Downtown Crescent City Farmers & Artisans Market Every Wednesday 9am – 2pm Downtown Crescent City Sponsored by the Business Improvement District, this seasonal Downtown Crescent City Farmers & Artisans Market begins June 3rd and ends October 28th. The market features homegrown fruit and vegetables along with handmade products from local vendors. Come enjoy lunch at […]



May 31, 2014 Comments Off on July

If you want to see the beauty of Del Norte County, July is the perfect time to participate in all of the great activities. From our 4th of July Celebratio, to spending time on the river, or attending the local farmer’s market, there is fun for everyone. 37th Annual Jed Smith Mountain Men Tall Trees […]



May 31, 2014 Comments Off on August

Yurok54thSalmonFestival Golf Tournament to Benefit Del Norte High Football Booster Club Date: August 13th  Time: Registration 8am., starts at 9am. Venue: Del Norte Golf Course Address: Google Map 130 Club Drive, Crescent City, United States, 95531 Support our local football booster club while having fun at the same time!  Call 707-458-3214 for more information. Del Norte […]



May 31, 2014 Comments Off on September

• Northcoast Redwood Writers Conference • Blackberry Festival & Harvest Celebration



May 31, 2014 Comments Off on October

• Annual Sea Cruise Classic Car Show • Habitat for Humanity Dinner & Auction • St. Joseph Oktoberfest • Annual Professional Disc Golf Association Tournament



May 31, 2014 Comments Off on November

• 4-H Soup Supper Auction • Veterans Day Parade • Community Thanksgiving Dinner • Holiday Light Parade & Tree Lighting • Sunrise Rotary Taste of the Holidays



May 31, 2014 Comments Off on December

• Holiday Fair • Crescent City Jaycees 8th Grade Girls Basketball Tournament • Habitat for Humanity Yule Tide Teas