Tag Archives: northern cali
I like birds….
From Trinity through Humboldt; the Redwoods stretch across an impressive span. I finally exit, and find myself in a tiny little town by the name of Westport. Cute, no?
When I travel, I occasionally will stop at roadside attractions/tourist traps; just because. As I traveled through all of Northern California’s Redwoods, I saw multiple big/giant/humongous tress and 3 or 4 different “world famous drive thru” trees (as advertised). As … Continue reading
My first attempt to pull off the side of the road and sleep in my van was thwarted right after dusk. The ranger told me that even though I had found a spot with no redwoods, I was indeed still … Continue reading
As I moved deeper into Humboldt, the Redwood forests thickened and became even more magnificent. All the same, I knew these woods already, and camping roadside can get tricky, so I didn’t spend a lot of time here.
The road beckons, it is time to move on. I entered the Samoa region via Arcata, drove all the way through, and exited via Indian Island towards Eureka. Indian Island doesn’t have a great history, as it was where the 1860 Wiyot Massacre occurred. These days … Continue reading
From the areas surrounding Samoa…