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Freshwater Farms Reserve

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Quest Trail Information

Start: Freshwater Farms Reserve Nature Trail Parking Lot, 5851 Myrtle Ave., Eureka

Contact: Northcoast Regional Land Trust | 707-822-2242

Total Length: 1.5 miles out and back

Estimated Time to Complete: 1/2 hour

Difficulty: Easy; flat trail (not paved)

Quests/Patches Available at: Northcoast Regional Land Trust office at 901 Samoa Blvd in Arcata

Driving Directions

Freshwater Farms Reserve is located on Myrtle Avenue just south of the junction with Freshwater Road between Eureka and Arcata.

From the NORTH: Drive along US-101 S towards Eureka, turn left on Indianola cut off, at the traffic circle take the first exit onto Myrtle Ave. Continue until you see the big red-roofed barn on your right, you are close, continue down the road until you see the Freshwater Farms Reserve Nature Trail parking lot.

From the SOUTH: Drive along US-101 N towards Arcata, turn right onto Myrtle Ave. Continue along Myrtle until you see the Freshwater Farms Reserve Nature Trail parking lot on your left. If you pass the big red roofed barn on your left, you’ve gone too far.

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