Arcata - Redwood ParkEast 14th Street
Arcata, California 95518
This beautiful park is adjacent to the Arcata Community Forest and has a basketball court, picnic tables, a playground and a few acres of wide open space surrounded by beautiful, towering trees.
The park is perfect for tossing a frisbee, kicking around a ball, flying a kite or just relaxing in the sun.
Parking can be limited; especially on a sunny weekend day, but this park is certainly a great one to visit.
How to get there:
Traveling North on Highway 101: Take the 14th street exit and turn right. The entrance will be 3 blocks straight ahead. Drive to the top of the hill where you'll find the park.
Traveling South on Highway 101: take the Sunset Avenue exit and turn left across the highway. Make a right on L.K. Wood Blvd. and then left on 14th Street. The park entrance will be 2 blocks straight ahead. Drive to the top of the hill where you'll find the park.
For other ways to reach the park, check out the map.
Groups may reserve the picnic area by calling 707-822-5951. It is a pretty popular park so make your reservation as far ahead of time as you can.
Other things to do in the area:
While you're there, be sure to take a walk in the Arcata Community Forest or play a game of Disc Golf. Arcata also has some amazing Art Galleries and is near some of Humboldt County's best Beaches.
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