Outdoor Attractions

Named Lonely Planet's Top US destination for 2018,

Humboldt County is not only home to gorgeous groves of ancient Redwood Forests and stunning natural beauty, but also has a vibrant cultural and festival scene - see below for a few ideas or visit our Special Events and Tour pages for more information.


Included in the book, "1,000 Places To See Before You Die," the Avenue of the Giants is just nine-miles north of Garberville, and stretches over 30 miles, winding through majestic Redwood Forests - a must see!

Briceland Vineyards

Enjoy wine-tasting at Southern Humboldt's very own, award-winning local winery. Reservations available upon request. Wine-tasting Saturdays 1-5pm, no appointment necessary.

Drive-Thru Tree

Drive through a 2,000 year old Redwood Tree - that is still growing!

Grandfather Tree

Only 10 miles south of Garberville along Hwy101, this tree will amaze you!


Richardson Grove State Park

Richardson Grove State Park

Established in 1922 as one of California’s first redwood parks.

Join us at the Southern Humboldt Community Park in Garberville for a monthly 2-3 hour birdwalk.

(707) 923-7227

Sanctuary Forest

Sanctuary Forest is a local non-profit that offers programs and services to help protecting our natural resources for future generations.