Things to see and do - Crescent City
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Built around a crescent-shaped harbor, the largest city in Del Norte County was settled in 1852. It became a shipping and supply center. In 1964 a tidal wave resulting from an earthquake in Alaska destroyed 29 blocks of the downtown. Lumbering, dairy farming, commercial fishing and the cultivation of lily bulbs are major industries.
Tourist attractions Crescent City : Things to see and do
1111 Second Street
With its majestic redwood groves and 33mi of beaches, this 106,000-acre site encompasses three state parks: Prairie Creek Redwoods, Del Norte Coast Redwoods and Jedediah Smith Redwoods. In 1968 Congress set aside 58,000 acres of land to be preserved ..
577 H St.
This large historical museum occupies a former courthouse building complete with old jail cells upstairs. The highlight of the collection, which includes Tolowa and Yurok artifacts and antique mining equipment, is the 5,000-pound First Order Fresnel ..
A short walk across a sandy spit leads to Battery Point, once the site of three brass cannons salvaged from an 1855 shipwreck. Established here the following year, this stone and masonry lighthouse warned ships away from the dangerous rocks at the ha..
Hotels Crescent City
665 L Street USA - Crescent City CA 95531
Prix Prices from : 74 $
This Crescent City motel features free Wi-Fi. Ocean World and Beach Front Park are within 10 minutes' walk. A cable TV with HBO film channels is featured in all rooms at Penny Saver Inn. An en suite bathroom is provided. a 24-hour reception welcome..
102 L Street USA - Crescent City CA 95531
Featuring free Wi-Fi in all rooms, this motel is less than 5 minutes’ drive to the coast, which overlooks the Crescent City Harbor and the Pacific Ocean. Redwood National Park is 10 minutes’ drive away. Cable TV, a microwave and a small refrigerator..
440 Highway 101 North USA - Crescent City CA 95531
This Crescent City hotel is situated just off Highway 101. Beach Front Park, on the Pacific Ocean, is just a mile away. The hotel serves a buffet-style continental breakfast every morning. Cable TV is available in all rooms at America’s Best Value I..