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The King of Fish – Chinook Salmon

Chinook Salmon for Dinner When you book your stay at Emerald Forest Cabins & RV, you’re looking forward to the kind of outdoor experiences that can only be had in Northern California under the Redwood trees. And one of those experiences is feasting on Chinook salmon. These large creatures range from 10 – 50 pounds, … Continued

Back Pack for Baby at the Trinidad Museum

If you have ever wondered how ancient people cared for their children before diapers, strollers, and plastic toys, the Trinidad Museum has the answer. When you reserve your stay at Emerald Forest Cabins & RV, you can take the kiddos to see a fascinating current exhibit of Native Yurok, Karuk, and Hoopa crafts that were … Continued

Your Summer Vacation Begins with a Cabin and a Click

Are the kids ready for a summer vacation? All you have to do is wait for the last day of school, pack up the motorhome, and head for Emerald Forest Cabins and RV. Choose an RV or tent site under the enormous trees or opt for a rustic, individually decorated cabin with kitchen or kitchenette, … Continued

Seabird Colonies Off the Coast of Trinidad, California

“There is symbolic as well as actual beauty in the migration of the birds, the ebb and flow of the tides, the folded bud ready for the spring. There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature – the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after the winter.” ~ Rachel Carson, … Continued

Stay One More Day

Here’s What Else You See When You Stay One More Day: In Trinidad Indian Beach / Old Home Beach See amazingly large driftwood at the site of the ancient Tsurai Indian Village. Take the steps down to the beach, head south to Parker Creek Trail, and then return through town. Trinidad State Beach Park So … Continued

Finding Moonstones

What is a moonstone? Moonstone is a translucent, bluish-white mineral with a mysterious sheen. Mined all over the world, it is a popular choice for jewelry. And yes, sometimes beautiful moonstone pebbles wash up on California beaches. Dogs Can Howl at Moonstone Beach Dogs are allowed off leash at Moonstone Beach! The Park is at … Continued

Beautiful Coastal Views, Great Fishing, and Amazing Chowder at Trinidad Pier

If you’re looking for a beautiful location for fishing off a pier, taking an exploratory walk while beachcombing, or savoring some of the best clam chowder the California coast has to offer, look no further than Trinidad Pier. Just a 5-minute drive from Emerald Forest Cabins and RV, the pier juts out into the Trinidad … Continued

Easy and Delicious Meal Ideas for Camping

Meal Ideas for Camping Campfire Seaside Surf Packets For this recipe, we welcome you to Trinidad on the Northern California coast, where you can pick up fresh, local seafood to use your campfire packet. Ingredients (8 servings) 1/2 cup of unsalted butter 1 Tbs grated lemon peel 32 clams in shell, scrubbed 32 uncooked shrimp, … Continued

Support Local Business in Trinidad, California

Support Local Business Where to Shop Located just off main street, you can find a quaint gift shop call Sea Around Us featuring shells, beads, leathers, dentalium, cut abalone shell, vintage mother of pearl buttons, shoe buttons, and other handcrafted treasures. The Trinidad Art Gallery is an art cooperative and retail shop showcasing local, original … Continued

Discover Humboldt County’s Beautiful Sue-meg State Park

Due to its storied past, local Native American tribal leaders and historians had been pushing for a name change for this very park since its adoption in 1963. As recently as the first weekend in October 2021, the California State Park and Recreation Commission voted to rename the park from Patrick’s Point State Park to … Continued

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