Hiking amongst the worlds tallest trees. Kayaking along California’s northern-most majestic coastline. Surfing one of the most epic surf locations. Sound good to you? If so, we are here to tell you about some of the best Redwood Forest tours. Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals has recently teamed up with Pacific Outfitters to offer tours and trips for the most adventurous spirits. This amazing crew of outdoor enthusiasts brings visitors to the region the ultimate Redwood Coast experience.
Pacific Outfitters Academy is all about providing you with the knowledge and skill necessary to safely enjoy your chosen sport or activity on the Redwood Coast. Their professional, certified instructors utilize best practices to facilitate your development from beginner to expert. Whether you’re looking to refine your skill, or are just getting started in kayaking, stand up paddleboarding (SUP), surfing, or hunting/shooting, they can help you. Having a set of skilled instructors like this not only enhances safety, it ensures that you will have one of the best experiences when it comes to outdoor adventure in the Redwoods.
Travelers to the Redwood Coast now have the option to book accommodations and redwood forest tours for less. Guests of Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals can receive a 10% discount on various redwood forest tours and trips by using promo code RVR10%. Simply reserve space for your chosen adventure 2 days in advance.
Half Day Tours suitable for all ages and skill levels are available. These educational Redwood Forest tours take you through a prehistoric landscape reminiscent of the time of the dinosaurs. The intermediate”Welcome to the Redwoods” hike features a small waterfall, lots of really tall Redwoods, and lichen-draped Big Leaf Maples. For a more family friendly adventure check out the popular “Avenue of the Giants” tour which is also accessible to disabled persons. The breathtaking scenery that these guided hikes provide is only found one place in the entire world, right here along California’s Redwood Coast. Guided hiking tours offer the perfect opportunity to experience some of Humboldt County’s finest natural beauty.
What to Bring On Your Redwood Forest Hiking Tour
- HIKING SHOES
- COMFORTABLE HIKING APPAREL, WHICH INCLUDES A LIGHT JACKET/RAIN JACKET (DEPENDING ON WEATHER)
- LUNCH (OPTIONAL)
- CAMERA (OPTIONAL)
Want to surf the secret spots of Humboldt? Always wanted to try surfing? Want to improve your surfing? No experience is necessary to take this adventure. A Pacific Outfitters experienced surfing guide will provide you with the knowledge to go out on your own and have fun in the ocean. Humboldt surfers say that the best spots to surf are the ones that no one talks about. Well, Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals wants to share these spots with their guests and Pacific Outfitters is helping them to do just that. These guided surfing adventures are 4 hours long and will take you to some of the most epic surf locations on the west coast!
What to Bring On Your Redwood Coast Surfing Adventure
- SUNGLASSES WITH RETENTION DEVICE
- WATER BOTTLE
- TOWEL AND CHANGE OF CLOTHES FOR THE RIDE HOME
- SWIM SUIT/SYNTHETIC CLOTHING FOR WEARING UNDER WETSUIT
- WATERPROOF CAMERA (OPTIONAL)
- HAT (OPTIONAL)
- SUNSCREEN (DEPENDING ON WEATHER)
Between the Humboldt Bay, large lagoons, rivers and the open ocean, the Redwood Coast has some of the best kayaking and SUP spots in the entire state. And there is no doubt that this incredible stretch of northern California coast is best seen from the water! View herds of Roosevelt elk along Big Lagoon. Watch for migrating whales, the ever present seals, sea lions, and otters from the Trinidad Harbor. Learn about Humboldt Bay’s rich history while exploring the shoreline and interior channels of Indian Island and the high points of Woodley Island Marina. Or take advantage of the spectacular opportunity bird watching and wildlife viewing along the Mad River.
What to Bring On Your Redwood Coast Kayaking Tour
- NON-COTTON CLOTHING (SYNTHETIC OR WOOL IS RECOMMENDED)
- CHANGE OF CLOTHES FOR THE RETURN RIDE HOME
- WATERPROOF CAMERA (OPTIONAL)
- Pacific Outfitters guides are some of the most experienced callers in California. By providing top-of-the-line decoys, they provide you with the best opportunity to get your limit. Hunt for Pacific Black Brant (a Humboldt Bay specialty bird), migrating Aleutian geese, or the numerous species of ducks, such as Mallards, Green-Winged Teal, Pintail, Surf Scooter, and the Common Merganser found on the Redwood Coast. These full day hunting trips accommodate up to 4 hunters. Transport from your vacation home to the hunting grounds is provided via vehicle and boat. Don’t forget to add the Dungeness Crab Package to you tour!
What To Bring On Your Guided Hunting Tour
- ALL OF YOUR OWN PERSONAL GEAR FOR HUNTING. PREPARE FOR POSSIBLE RAIN AND MUD.
- SHOTGUN AND AMMUNITION.
- DEPARTMENT OF FISH & WILDLIFE (D.F.W.) LICENSES AND FEDERAL/STATE STAMPS.
- DON’T FORGET YOUR FISHING LICENSE IF YOU PURCHASE THE OPTIONAL DUNGENESS CRAB PACKAGE.
Free 1/2 Day E-Bike Rentals
Explore the historic downtown districts and the surrounding natural beauty of the Redwood Coast on an electric bike! Guests staying with Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals can now take advantage of a special offer to rent these super fun e-bikes at discounted rates. With mention of your stay receive a full day e-bike rental for the price of a 1/2 day rental. Cruise along Eureka’s waterfront or bike the entire Humboldt Bay Trail. Bikes are now available at either Pacific Outfitters locations in Eureka or Arcata. Be sure to check availability ahead of time.
No matter which redwood forest adventure you chose, your accommodations here will put you as close as possible to all of the action. Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals offers quaint cabins tucked into the redwoods, ocean front homes with expansive views of the pacific, large country estates, and conveniently located downtown properties. The Pacific Outfitters team can even arrange transport directly from your vacation rental to the site of your chosen redwood forest tours. These guys are here to not only enhance your current pursuits and but also to encourage you to try a new outdoor activities while visiting the Redwood Coast. Pacific Outfitters and Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals both understand that a life filled with outdoor adventure is a healthy and fulfilling life. Our teams are committed to getting you set up for your next outdoor adventure in the Redwoods!