Humboldt Coastal Nature Center

From Arcata, take Hwy 255 (Samoa Blvd) South to Manila. From Eureka, take Route 255 North Look for “Friends of the Dunes” signs on Hwy 255 directing you to Stamps Lane and the Humboldt Coastal

Upcoming events


Dune Ecosystem Restoration

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. / Free

Help restore the dune ecosystem on the Friends of the Dunes property. Volunteers will be removing invasive plants to make room for native plant diversity.

444-1397 / jess@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site

Halloween Edition Nature Story Time

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 2-3 p.m. / Free

Join Friends of the Dunes naturalist Ashley Hansen for Nature Story Time.

444-1397 / ashley@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site

Wednesday, Oct. 24

Spooky Dunes Volunteer Training

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 5-6 p.m. / Free

Friends of the Dunes is looking for volunteers to help with their annual Spooky Dunes event. This care-free and sugar-free Halloween event is a guided tour of the dunes for kids and their adults, complete with spooky and silly characters, games, and activities along the way.

444-1397 / vanessa@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site

Saturday, Oct. 27

Spooky Dunes

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 1-3 p.m. / Free

Get outside and explore on Halloween! During this Halloween event for kids and their adults, tour guides will lead you through the dunes where you will meet spooky and silly dune characters.

444-1397 / info@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site