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Humboldt Bay

Eureka, CA
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Ranked #3 of 18 Attractions in Eureka
Type: Bodies of Water
Activities: Birdwatching
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Santa Cruz, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

There are many access points. Research in advance. Best to visit early morning or afternoon. Some areas best visited with a companion and before dusk.

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san diego
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

So many treasures in this area even when the fog rolls in , wild life, scenery oceans mountains trees animals early morn late after noon

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Camden, Arkansas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

traveling via motorcycle... we were on the road fairly early. Weather was overcast and a little foggy. Just as we were rounding the Bay, a herd of elk was swimming or crossing. There were probably over 20 elk of all sizes. An amazing sight!

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Eureka, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Take a walk along the boardwalk of the bay. It is beautiful. Take a ride on the bay in the madaket. It does cost., but a fun trip to be able to ride around the bay and see some wildlife of the bay. The Humboldt Bay is an important resource to Humboldt. Brining in fish ad crab, as well as... More

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Eureka, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Temperatures are always mild. Oysters are delicious. Good fishing, excellent birding. Nice hard working people. Excellent university- HSU. Lots of things to do, great place to raise children.

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Eureka, California
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172 reviews 172 reviews
46 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

When you're in the area, find somewhere to stop and admire our beautiful Humboldt Bay. South end, go to King Salmon and walk the peaceful beach. Gather sea shells or watch the boats enter the jetty. Farther north, turn on C street and park by the boardwalk. Stroll north along the waters edge to F Street and wander into Old... More

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Ashland, Oregon
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135 reviews 135 reviews
24 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

One of my favorite places on the planet. Beautiful waters, and if you have a boat, you can see the egret's rookery trees out on an island. Fresh!

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Paradise, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We stopped here to do some birding. What a lovely spot to stroll and enjoy the area and birds. I plan on going back and doing more exploring.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The area is a mix between traditional building and modernised walkway but venturing further along the coast and visiting the nearby island watching the sun go down over the sea, was so nice an experience.

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Mancos, Colorado
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3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

If you like oysters, anywhere around here is where you want to be. My favorite being the Waterfront Café Oyster Bar. If you enjoy birding spend a few days in this area. The diversity is incredible and volume is hard to beat anywhere else along the coast.

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