Patrick's Point State Park

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Patrick's Point State Park
Foggy misty grey beach at the northern end of patrick's point state park in humboldt county california.JPG
The beach at the northern end of Patrick's Point State Park
Map showing the location of Patrick's Point State Park
Map showing the location of Patrick's Point State Park
Location Humboldt County, California, USA
Nearest city Eureka, California
Coordinates 40°8′9″N 124°9′41″W / 40.13583°N 124.16139°W / 40.13583; -124.16139Coordinates: 40°8′9″N 124°9′41″W / 40.13583°N 124.16139°W / 40.13583; -124.16139
Area 640 acres (260 ha)
Governing body California Department of Parks and Recreation

Patrick's Point State Park is 25 miles (40 km) north of Eureka, California in the heart of California's coast redwood country.[1]

The park is home to many tree species including coastal redwoods, spruce, hemlock, pine, fir and red alder and wildflower meadows with a shoreline that consists of sandy beaches and sheer cliffs against the Pacific Ocean. It is located in Humboldt County.

Amenities include hiking trails, a recreated Yurok Village, a native plant garden, visitor center, three family campgrounds, two group camps, a camp for hikers and bicyclists, accessible beaches, lookout points, and three group picnic areas.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Patrick's Point SP". Parks.ca.gov. Retrieved 2013-12-31. 

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