Samoa - Samoa Dunes Recreation AreaNew Navy Base Road
Samoa, California 95564
This 300 acre park offers everything from hiking, surfing and fishing to bird watching, nature walks and off-highway vehicle use (OHV). There are also restroom facilities, picnic areas, an OHV staging area and plenty of room to just relax. If wetlands and wild native plants are what you're looking for, Samoa Dunes has that too.
How to get there:
From Eureka, take Highway 255 across the bridge. Make a left at the light which will be New Navy Base Road. The park will be about 4 miles on your right.
From Arcata, get on Samoa Blvd heading toward Samoa. Samoa Blvd will turn into New Navy Base Road. Follow this until the end (approx 8 miles) and the park entrance will be on your right.
Protective helmets must be work by all ATV riders. All OHVs must be registered and flags are required on all vehicles. Respect riding boundaries and consult a map prior to riding. OHV use is prohibited at night.
Keep Humboldt Beautiful ~ Please pack out all of your garbage.
Other things to do in the area:
The Humboldt Coastal Nature Center has a lot of information about the area and is right down the road. Make a stop by the Manila Community Park for some relaxation or Disc Golf on the bay
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