North Coast Family Fun
Enjoy a relaxing or adventurous North Coast family vacation, filled with hiking, kayaking, and exploring. The North Coast is a breathtaking getaway with fun things to do with kids - from art festivals to magnificent state parks. Kayak through the wild beauty of the Mendocino Coast on Noro Bay. Ride the Skunk Train from Fort Bragg that chugs along the Noyo River and a breathtaking Redwood coast of meadows, bridges and towering trees. Explore miles of sandy stretches, dunes, and grassland trails at Manchester State Beach owards historic Point Arena Lighthouse. Hike through the majestic trees at Smithe Redwoods State Natural Reserve for a family picnic, see a 60-foot waterfall, and go swimming and fishing in the Eel River. The Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens is a beautiful place to enjoy an afternoon of nature and art.