Looking to get out and explore the enchanting nature of the California coastline during your stay at Sea Rock Inn? Consider adventuring throughout the Noyo Headlands State Park. Featuring a magnificent coastal trail, this park is ideal for hikers, bikers, strollers, roller bladers, and dogs alike! Open to the public, the Noyo Headlands Park features some incredible wildlife viewing opportunities you won’t want to miss.
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Wander Along the Noyo Headlands Park Fort Bragg Coastal Trail
When you travel to the Noyo Headlands Park, you will have the opportunity to hike along the beautiful Fort Bragg Coastal Trail. Surrounded by open fields and headlands, the 8-foot-wide paved trail is the focal point of the park. Hikers will journey along rugged clifftops and pass the spectacular Glass Beach in the MacKerricher State Park. Continuing south, you’ll venture past the Dynamite Shack and out to the new dog park. An immaculate stretch of coastline is open for exploring from dawn until dusk, among other secret nooks you will love!
Other Fantastic Places to Explore Along the Shore and More!
If you’re looking for some other places perfect for getting lost in nature, consider these locations, which overlap with the Noyo Headlands Park. Journey among them all for a true escape!
MacKerricher State Park
If you’re looking for a beautiful outdoor oasis to explore during your stay at Sea Rock Inn, look no further than the magnificent MacKerricher State Park. You’ll discover a variety of habitats and terrains throughout the park, from beach to bluff to headland to forest to wetland. Explore MacKerricher State Park tide pools along the shore for interesting sea creatures. Bring a pair of binoculars to see over 90 species of feathered friends take flight. Or, rent a mountain bike and take to the trails for a forest adventure. You’ll love discovering the breathtaking views and unforgettable experiences that await at MacKerricher State Park.
Located in the MacKerricher State Park, the Glass Beach in Fort Bragg features some lovely areas to explore. The main attraction, of course, is the beautiful Glass Beach Trail. Be sure to have your camera ready to capture the colorful seashore that awaits! During your visit, we encourage you to look for your favorite sea glass colors, but please don’t take any. Preservation is key! There are many sparkling colors along the beach.
Stay at Sea Rock!
You can easily spend a full day enjoying the sights sounds of the Noyo Headlands Park. If you decide to visit, then consider staying with us at Sea Rock Inn. Like much of Northern California, our property is on the edge of a sea cliff, and many of our rooms have stunning views of the ocean. Each morning, enjoy a delightful complimentary breakfast to start off your day. Then, see what other remarkable landmarks you can discover in Mendocino!