Humboldt Gables Motel

40 W Davis St, Rio Dell, California, 95562, United States | Motel
 

Travel Blogs from Rio Dell

First Day Was A Success

A travel blog entry by welchfam on Jul 04, 2014

3 photos

So we woke up at 4am and we were out of the driveway at 4:45. Of course no one was open for breakfast, we ended up getting coffee and donuts....we made it past San Francisco by 11:30 am and only stopped for gas twice. We tried to stop by the drive thru tree on our way to the hotel but there was a 40min wait, so that was a bust and it was 50 miles …

Its all about SEALS !!!

A travel blog entry by griesenj

25

Today's field trip was to see some seals. And we sure weren't disappointed. To make this trip, all we had to do was jump in Katie's car and drive for about 8 minutes. We walked down an asphalt walkway that turned into a sandy slope with occasional timbers across the pathway. Near the bottom it turned into all sand and on a wide expanse of a rocky/sandy beach.
We planned to arrive during low tide where there is ...

Plants, plants and more plants

A travel blog entry by griesenj

19

Our last stop for the day on-campus was to the three large greenhouses. At first, after a long ceremony, I was hesitant about visiting this, but so glad we did. Literally hundreds of varieties of plants from all over the world are on display, and this, like the mammal and bird displays ...

Nothing bigger on Earth

A travel blog entry by mountainwoman

2
21

... for timber. Not only are they huge, but they can live up to 2,000 years! Imagine cutting one of these behemoths down? It would break my heart, but it didn't and doesn't for so many loggers out there. It took decades of advocating and fighting to protect the ones that were left. First attempts at creating a National Park failed, but sections of the forest were designated State Parks. It wasn't until 1968 that one other portion was given National Park status. So as ...

Happiness is kissing Shamus ;-)

A travel blog entry by mikenda

... a REALLY LOUD machine there that is called the Tessla machine. It shoots electricity out like one of the machines in Frankenstein and it light up light bulbs that are just hanging from the ceiling without any electricity running to them. Cool, but lordy is it loud!
They also have a really cool mannequin there named Shamus. He is all wrinkled and ...

How has this motel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This motel is located on 40 W Davis St, Rio Dell.
Map this motel

Amenities

    More great choices in Rio Dell

    Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Rio Dell

     

    TripAdvisor Reviews Humboldt Gables Motel Rio Dell

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent