Campgrounds open and space available, but reservations no longer accepted.
As of 9.3.2012, winter reservations no longer accepted (via reserveamerica.com; 1-800-444-7275) for Jed Smith, Mill Creek, and Elk Prairie campgrounds. This does NOT mean that sites are unavail. All sites avail. first-come, first-served basis until May. More »
Miners Ridge and Ossagon backcountry camps closed indefinitely.
Backpacker sites avail. during summer only at Gold Bluffs Beach Campground (8 sites avail.; free permit req'd; $5 fee paid on site) and year-round at Elk Prairie Campground (hiker/biker sites avail., first-come, first-served; $5 fee paid on site). More »
2012 Visitor Guide (PDF, 4.96 MB)
2011 Visitor Guide (PDF, 4.43 MB)
2010 Visitor Guide
2008 Visitor Guide
2007 Visitor Guide
2006 Visitor Guide
2004-2005 Visitor Guide
2003 Visitor Guide
2002 Visitor Guide
2001 Visitor Guide
Did You Know?
Fog accounts for up to one-fourth of the precipitation needed so the mighty coast redwoods can survive. While you hike, fog drip is a good thing!