“Make an excursion into the coastal wetland of Humboldt Bay.”
— Tilman Giese
Features: Birding — River/Creek — Views — Wildflowers — Wildlife
The trail follows a historic dike along Hookton Slough, one of the branches of Humboldt Bay. The dike is topped by a gravel road with interpretive signs. Follow the trail until you reach a locked gate where it rejoins dry land.
Flora & Fauna
More than 200 bird species—some of them endangered—call this refuge their home. Humboldt Bay is one of the stopovers along the Pacific Flyway migration route.