Day use only Sunrise to Sunset
Azalea State Natural Reserve
Except for service animals, dogs not allowed on trails.
Driving Directions to Azalea SNR5 miles north of Arcata, take the McKinleyville exit off of Highway 101. Drive 2 miles east on North Bank Road and turn left into the reserve.
Online reservations are not available for this park.
No online brochures available for this park.
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DAY-USE ACTIVITIES & FACILITIES
OTHER FACILITIES & VISITOR INFORMATION
A reserve for western azalea (Rhododendron occidentale). Each spring, a profusion of pink and white blossoms scents the air. There is a picnic area available. Plan to visit in April and May when azaleas are in bloom.
Location - Directions
5 miles north of Arcata, take the McKinleyville exit off of Highway 101. Drive 2 miles east on North Bank Road and turn left into the reserve.
- No dog is allowed outside the parking lot.
- Dogs must remain on 6 foot or less leash while in the parking lot.
Coastal/temperate. Summer 50-60. Morning and evening fog is common. Winter 40-50 with 35" of annual rainfall occurring mostly November - May.