“Home to the world’s tallest trees, surrounded by state and national parks, the environs of Orick offer visitors a magical playground of pure joy.”
Orick is a small town located approximately 50 miles north of Eureka on Highway 101 near the mouth of Redwood Creek. Known as a gateway to Redwood National and State Parks, Orick is truly a nature lover’s paradise.
Near Orick find hiking trails galore as well as horseback tours through Redwood National Park. Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park also offers trails as well as access to the Fern Canyon, the location where Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park II was filmed.
The nearby Gold Bluffs Beach, a beautiful 10-mile stretch of golden sand located near Prairie Creek, is a great place to explore sand dunes and watch herds of wild Roosevelt elk grazing.
Boating & fishing activities are nearby on any of the 3 lagoons located within Humboldt Lagoons State Park where Kayak Zak offers guided kayaking and SUP trips, rentals & instruction year round. Guided river rafting trips down Redwood Creek are also available through Redwood River Trips.
All this fun to be had in beautiful Orick, CA (aka “Playground of Joy”) but where the best place to stay in Orick you might ask?… Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals provides the answer to this often asked question.
Now offering the areas premier vacation rentals near Redwood National Park, Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals accommodate guests in locations that serve as great home bases for exploring the Redwoods.
Visiting Redwood National and State Parks is definitely a memory worth making and the perfect vacation home to go along with this memory is now available to you. The following vacation rentals near Redwood National Park are all situated close to the pristine beaches, rivers, redwoods, and hiking that make this part of Northern California so magical. Visit Orick for yourself and get to know this very special place.
Prairie Beach Home – Beautiful Farm Setting with Ocean & Beach Views. Just 4 miles from Prairie Creek Redwood National Park!
New! Stylish, Private Cabin on over 40 acres– Just Restored. Only 10 minute drive to Redwoods National & State Park.
Viewcrest Retro County Home – Set atop a quiet hillside overlooking the Pacific and the town of Orick. This three bedroom quiet family home is right next to Redwood National park.
Upscale & Authentic Stone Lagoon Cabin -Private, Authentic Cabin on 2 acres. Gaze at wild elk, sit by the creek,walk or ride bikes to Stone Lagoon, and explore Redwood National Park!
Freshwater Lagoon Nature Retreat – Just 10 minutes from the Prairie Creek Redwood National Park! Expansive Living on 11 Water-front Acres with sleeping for 10 & lots of Privacy.
Oceansong Overlook – Perfect for nature lovers looking for a rural setting bordering Redwood National & State Parks with all of the pristine beaches, rivers, redwoods, and hiking.
These and over 100 additional vacation rentals near Redwood National Park are available by Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals. Book online or give their booking agent a call directly at (707) 834-6555. Start the planning process today and get ready to make some magical memories on the majestic Redwood Coast of Northern California.
Author: Dawn Marie
Travel Passionista, Marketing Maven, and Guest Contributor.