Mad River Rapids RV Park

Address: 3501 Janes Road, Arcata, California, 95521, United States | Campground
 
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This campground, located on 3501 Janes Road, Arcata, is near Arcata Community Forest, Clam Beach County Park, Los Bagels, and Humboldt State University Natural History Museum.
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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 ...

      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 ...

      From Low to High, Wet to Dry

      A travel blog entry by mmlivelife2011 on Nov 20, 2013

      22 photos

      ... size. We drove through the centre of the park, stopping whenever we pleased to enjoy the wonderful sights. At one point, we were standing at one hundred feet below sea level yet everything was bone dry, nothing but sand and rock. The lowest point was a few miles south of us and one can hike to it in a few hours - minus 282 feet.

      We drove through the park and out the west gate, hooking onto highway 395 and heading north. In ...

      Day 13 - Redwoods a California

      A travel blog entry by wanvigdot on Aug 29, 2013

      2 comments, 17 photos

      ... that Quality Inn is often too dirty but the Best Western is clean and makes ​​cookies in the evening and this is quite good for us. For lunch, we often buy food at the supermarkets and then we find a nice spot to stop for a picnic. Weather Still Good. Today has not had much sun but the temperature was 20-25 C. Perfect. California's state capital is... Sacramento.








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      On to California

      A travel blog entry by jamiefota on Jul 12, 2013

      2 comments, 2 photos

      We had a very scenic ride today -- starting with a pine forest in Oregon, riding through Redwood forests in California, and stopping to view the Pacific coastline. As we approached the coast, the temperature dropped tremendously and we hurredly looked for a place to have a seafood dinner and to sleep for the night. ...