Redwood Park is adjacent to the Arcata Community Forest and offers trail access, in addition to a playground, outside picnic areas, restrooms and public meeting and event spaces.
Elevations range from 250 feet at Redwood Park to 1,010 feet at the eastern most boundary of the forest. There are many trail-heads and combinations of trails to be explored, allowing visitors to choose the best walk or hike to fit their comfort levels. Dogs are permitted at Redwood Park and on forest trails as long as they remain on a leash.
The Arcata Community Forest can be accessed at 14th and Union Streets, California Avenue, Granite Avenue, Diamond Drive, West End Road, Fickle Hill Road and 11th Street. Please click here to find a trail map and more information on how to access the trails, and click here for instructions on how to download a free map of the forest to your mobile device.
For more information about the Arcata Community Forest, click here.