COVID-19 Pandemic Current Updates

Welcome to the beautiful North Coast of California, home to the beautiful Redwoods National and State Parks … Where Nature Outnumbers People! We are excited to have you come visit the tallest trees on earth. Our extraordinary pristine beaches and the freshest air on the western seaboard will woo your senses.

We are once again open for tourism and are excited to have you come visit our little community tucked between the beach and the mighty Redwood forests.

Crescent City-Del Norte County Visitor Center Hours

The Visit Del Norte County visitor center, located in Crescent City, is open Monday – Friday 9 AM 3 PM daily. Note: The visitor center is closed for deep cleaning from 12 PM to 1 PM daily.

#RecreateResponsibly & Be Respectful to Our Local Community

We do ask that you be respectful to our region by following our local health department’s guidelines which specify social distancing and everyone shall wear a mask while in public places. We recognize restaurants are an exception. Check out the guide on how to Recreate Responsibly.

If you would like to see more information on how Del Norte County is working to keep us all safe during the COVID-19 Pandemic go to


Lodging & Hotel Information

If you already have lodging or hotel reservations, we suggest you reach out to your host or the motel and verify that they are open. Most hotels, motels and airbnb’s are open now.

Redwoods National & State Parks & Hiking Trails

The park is currently opening in phases. Please refer to the Redwoods National Park website for the latest information on what areas are open.

Beaches & Coastal Hiking Trails

All beaches in Del Norte County are open.

Casinos, Casino Hotels & Restaurants

We recommend contacting our casinos directly to verify if all services are open.

Restaurants, Tasting Rooms & Some Attractions

Effective July 13, 2020 and until further notice, all of these types of businesses will close statewide in California:

1. Dine-in restaurants (take-out is still an option)
2. Wineries and tasting rooms
3. Movie theaters
4. Family entertainment centers (for example: bowling alleys, miniature golf, batting cages and arcades)
5. Zoos and museums
6. Cardrooms

Annual Events & Event Venues

Unfortunately, many annual events had to be canceled this year due to the pandemic (like our annual 4th of July Festival at Beachfront Park). Please see our event calendar for current updates on Crescent City and Del Norte County events.
If you were planning to host a large group event, meeting, a wedding or a conference here in Del Norte County, we recommend contacting your event venue to find out if they are open and operating.

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