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Plan Your Destination Marriage at Wedding Rock

This trail drops directly down from the parking area. When the trail splits, the left branch climbs up to the overlook and the right branch descends to the beach. There is no sand there and the water is foamy white from the crashing waves. It’s an incredible spot. So contact the office at Emerald Forest … Continued

Stalking the Gumboot Chiton in Trinidad’s Tidepools

Eek! What’s That? If you find something that looks like a deflated football or a slab of liver, you’ve found a gumboot chiton. Their rubbery orange skins do indeed resemble a football’s texture, but the chiton’s hide conceals eight bony plates, so they’re not as floppy as they look. Anywhere from 3 – 13 inches … Continued

A Fun-Filled Fall at Northern California’s Best Tribal Casino

Autumn in coastal Trinidad is absolute paradise with still-sunny days, warm temperatures, calm seas, and ‘fantabulous’ fun at Northern California’s best Tribal casino – The Heights. Best Tribal Casino Thursdays – Walking Dead Hot Seats Just play your favorite slot machine. You might be the random winner of $50 Cash & Casino Cash every half … Continued

Historic Lighthouses in Trinidad

Lighthouses Today Navigational aids have come a long way since ancient people tended bonfires on hilltops to alert passing ships of danger. The majority of lighthouses now operate automatically and some beacons run on solar power. Nevertheless, as a fixed object with its own pattern of flashing lights, each lighthouse can still function as a … Continued

Best Beaches in Trinidad

Moonstone Beach / 4.5 Calm, shallow water makes this quiet beach great for little children. Dog friendly! A few caves at the north end of the beach, but not many shells. This picturesque beach is popular with surfers and has a great view of Camel Rock. Trinidad State Beach / 4.5 Hike the hills to … Continued

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

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