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Del Norte County: A Pooch’s Paradise

September 3, 2014 News Comments Off on Del Norte County: A Pooch’s Paradise

Do you love hiking, but can’t imagine trekking the hills without Fido trotting happily by your side? Love camping, but can’t bear the thought of a night under the stars without Rex to keep you warm? Pack a leash and some Milk Bones and head to Del Norte County for a vacation that is sure to get tails wagging. In Del Norte County, you can explore the wondrous redwood forests and rocky beaches with your furry best friend by your side. When you’re ready to hit the hay (or the dog bed) for the night, many hotels, motels and campgrounds in Del Norte County will welcome you and your pooch with a smile and a scratch behind the ears.

Pet-Friendly Parks and Trails in Del Norte County

There are many parks and trails in Del Norte County that allow leashed pets in all or some parts of the park. For the safety of both your pet and of the abundant wildlife in Del Norte County, keep your pet on a leash at all times and always clean up after your pet.

• Florence Keller Park

• Clifford Kamph Memorial Park

• Ruby Van Deventer Park

• Crescent Beach

• Gold Bluffs Beach

• All road-accessible picnic areas and campgrounds in state parks

• Point St. George

• Trees of Mystery

• Lake Earl State Wildlife Refuge

• Smith River National Recreation Area

You can read more about the many parks in Del Norte County.

Pet-Friendly Lodging in Del Norte County

Many of the hotels, motels and campsites in Del Norte County allow pets in some or all of their facilities, sometimes for a small nightly fee. Pet policies may change without notice so always call ahead before booking a trip with your pet!

Pet-Friendly Hotels and Motels

Coastal River Farmouse

Casa Rubio – (studio unit only)

Jade River Lodge

Middlefork Ranch

Our Cabin on the River

White Rock Resort Cabins (two cabins only)

Front Street Inn (upon request)

America’s Best Value Inn

Hiouchi Motel

Super 8 Motel (small dogs only)

Steelhead Lodge

Pet-Friendly Campgrounds and RV Parks

Orman Guest Ranch and Stables (horses allowed too)

Redwoods RV Resort

Shorline RV Campground

Crescent City Redwoods KOA

Kamp Klamath

Salmon Harbor Resort

Clifford Kamph Memorial Park

Ruby Van Deventer Park

Florence Keller Campground

Jedediah Smith Campground

Mill Creek Campground

Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park Campgrounds

Gold Bluffs Beach Camgrounds

Elk Prairie Campground

Smith River National Recreation Area Campgrounds

Sunset Harbor RV Park


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