Mad River Rapids RV Park

Address: 3501 Janes Road, Arcata, California, 95521, United States | Campground
 
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Location

This campground, located on 3501 Janes Road, Arcata, is near Arcata Community Forest, Clam Beach County Park, Humboldt State University Natural History Museum, and Los Bagels.
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    Travel Blogs from Arcata

    Sea stacks, Tide Pools, and more Tall Trees

    A travel blog entry by susunk on Oct 07, 2014

    60 photos

    ... park was created way too late to save many of the trees it was supposed to. And the decision later to expand the borders of the park in the 70's led to frantic wholesale clearcut logging of the trees before it became too late for the logging companies to get the money out of the hills. Just recently it was discovered that the tallest tree so far (379ft !! ) and named Hyperion was ...

    NorCal Redwoodin' Checkin' Trees

    A travel blog entry by wiscampsin on Aug 21, 2014

    54 photos

    ... 10 feet tall, cool old suspension bridges and even a pair of banana slugs getting busy. The coast was covered by a light fog and littered with rocks jutting out of the water. It was a beautiful hike. From there we set out for Battery Point Lighthouse, a functioning light house just north in Cresent City. You have to park and walk a quarter mile to the lighthouse because the old road has been washed out and the operator’s private residence is ...

    Dwarfed by trees!

    A travel blog entry by evans2014 on Jun 01, 2014

    13 photos

    ... of the Giants as the redwoods are called, and yes they sure make this 6fter seem tiny!
    I just wanted to sit and meditate amongst this beauty, but no a loud family came along talking at the top of their voices to dispel any solitude I had been seeking.

    I think the drive down that road was a real test of nerves as Paul has been less than cheerful today, so I hope he perks up tomorrow ...

    Graduation Day!!!

    A travel blog entry by griesenj on May 17, 2014

    19 photos

    Today was all about Katie Emerson. Katie finished her finals on Thursday and walked across the stage during graduation ceremonies at the Humboldt State University Football Stadium today (Saturday).
    Getting ready went fairly smooth, considering there are three extra bodies in the house. We didn't have to leave until about 11:30 am so bathroom time was easier than an earlier curtain call.
    Parking was a challenge and ...

    You can't stop us from looking at the trees!!

    A travel blog entry by brytorlyn on Oct 07, 2013

    36 photos

    ... state run.

    We drive a short ways and reach the Oregon - California border and are surprised to find out that all cars entering California have to stop at an agricultural border check. They just ask us if we are carrying any fruit or vegetables. We tell ...