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#76 of 90 state parks in California

Best trails in Tolowa Dunes State Park

83 Reviews
Looking for a great trail in Tolowa Dunes State Park, California? AllTrails has 13 great hiking trails, trail running trails, dogs trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 9 moderate trails in Tolowa Dunes State Park ranging from 3.5 to 12.5 miles and from 6 to 75 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Situated in the far northwest corner of California, bordered on the northern side by the Smith River, Tolowa Dunes State Park comprises of a beach, river, sand dunes, ridges, and wetlands. This park is an excellent bird watching location as geese, swans, and ducks migrate through. The Smith River is great for salmon, steelhead, and trout fishing. There is also a campground for visitors staying the night.

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Map of trails in Tolowa Dunes State Park
Park information
Acreage:
5,000 acres
Park hours
Monday
dawn - dusk
Tuesday
dawn - dusk
Wednesday
dawn - dusk
Thursday
dawn - dusk
Friday
dawn - dusk
Saturday
dawn - dusk
Sunday
dawn - dusk
Contact
707-464-6101
Helpful links
Top trails (13)
#1 - Yontocket Trail
Tolowa Dunes State Park
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 6 m
Yontocket Trail is a 2.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Crescent City, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a numShow more
#2 - CA Coastal Trail: Kellog Road to Point Saint George
Tolowa Dunes State Park
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Length: 12.5 mi • Est. 5 h 4 m
CA Coastal Trail: Kellog Road to Point Saint George is a 12.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Crescent City, California that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as mShow more
#3 - Long Trail to Sweet Potato Creek Loop
Tolowa Dunes State Park
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 32 m
Long Trail to Sweet Potato Creek Loop is a 3.7 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Fort Dick, California that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a nShow more
#4 - The Yontocket Big Beach Loop
Tolowa Dunes State Park
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Length: 7.6 mi • Est. 3 h 11 m
The Yontocket Big Beach Loop is a 7.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Crescent City, California that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a numbShow more
#5 - East Pond Trail to River Trail Loop
Tolowa Dunes State Park
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 9 m
East Pond Trail to River Trail Loop is a 5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Crescent City, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activitShow more
#6 - Dead Lake Trail
Tolowa Dunes State Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 54 m
Dead Lake Trail is a 2.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Crescent City, California that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity Show more
#7 - Echo's Kellogg Rd to the River to the Ocean Loop
Tolowa Dunes State Park
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Length: 9.5 mi • Est. 4 h 7 m
Echo's Kellogg Rd to the River to the Ocean Loop is a 9.5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Crescent City, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarilShow more
#8 - Tolowa Dunes Single Tracks
Tolowa Dunes State Park
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 10 m
Tolowa Dunes Single Tracks is a 5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Crescent City, California that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activityShow more
#9 - Tolowa Dunes to Mouth of Smith River
Tolowa Dunes State Park
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Length: 7.9 mi • Est. 3 h 14 m
Tolowa Dunes to Mouth of Smith River is a 7.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Crescent City, California that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a numbeShow more
#10 - Tolowa Dunes Kellogg Loop Trail
Tolowa Dunes State Park
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 15 m
Tolowa Dunes Kellogg Loop Trail is a 5.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Crescent City, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarilyShow more
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