Van Damme State Park
Van Damme is a great place for hiking, biking, birding, jogging, kayaking, botanizing, and watching salmon spawn. Its trails including a 0.25 mile-long wheelchair-accessible boardwalk to view stunted trees in a pygmy forest. Its camping facilities include nine hike-in sites in a beautiful redwood forest. The 1930s-era visitor center was once a recreation hall for the Civilian Conservation Corps.
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Join California State Parks Interpreter Nikki at Van Damme State Beach to learn about the kelp ecosystem, keystone species, and the importance of California’s marine...