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Wolf Creek Education Center

Wolf Creek Education Center lodge
Wolf Creek Education Center lodge

Wolf Creek Education Center Facility Guide (PDF, 4.29 MB)

Coastal Map

Previsit Activities:

Cabin Animal Fact Sheets - 1456 KB Word doc
Previsit Activites Ideas - 30 KB Word doc
The Wolf Creek Oath - 56 KB Word doc

Wolf Creek Education Center inside the lodge
Inside the lodge at Wolf Creek Education Center
Lodge banner and kitchen
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Lodge dishwasher and walk in refrigerator
Wolf Creek cabins
Wolf Creek Education Center cabins
Wolf Creek Education Center restroom and canopy
Wolf Creek Education Center gate and locks
Wolf Creek Education Center gate and locks
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Ranger Nate's campfire program and the big trees!
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Roosevelt elk and prairie program
Seasonal bridge over Prairie Creek and water testing
Banana slug and redwood hiking
map to Crescent City
Coastal Map

Did You Know?


Gray whales migrate just offshore along the California coastline as they travel from Alaska to Baja California; a 10,000-mile round trip journey. The best time to view these 45-foot marine mammals are December/January and March/April. Watch for their spouts that are shaped like a heart.