Lodging

 HOTELS in Humboldt County with address and phone (area code 707) and distance from start/finish line are listed  below. We make no specific recommendations. 

 SHELTER COVE                   45 Miles South and West

 The Tides Inn                       59 Surf Point - 986-7900

 PIERCY                                          33 Miles South
 Redwoods River Retreat        75000 Highway 101 - 925-6249                   

 GARBERVILLE                         25 Miles South
 Benbow Inn                          445 Lake Benbow Dr. - 923-2124
 Benbow KOA                       7000 Benbow Dr. - 923-2777
 Best Western                         701 Redwood Dr. - 923-2771
 Johnston's Motel                  831 Redwood Dr. - 923-3327
 Lone Pine Motel                   912 Redwood Dr. - 923-3520
 Motel Garberville                 948 Redwood Dr. - 923-2422
 Humboldt Redwoods Inn    987 Redwood Dr. - 923-2451
 Sherwood Forest                 814 Redwood Dr. - 923-2721

 REDWAY                                    22 Miles South
 Dean Creek Resort               4112 Redwood Dr. - 923-2555
 Redway Inn                           3223 Redwood Dr. - 923-2660
 Brass Rail Inn                        3188 Redwood Dr. - 923-3931

 MIRANDA                                   14 Miles South
 Miranda Gardens Resort       Avenue of the Giants - 943-3011

 MYERS FLAT                               8 Miles South
 Myers Flat Country Inn          Avenue of the Giants - 943-3259
 Giant Redwoods RV & Camp      943 9999

 REDCREST                                  4 Miles North
 Redcrest Motor Inn                Avenue of the Giants - 722-4208

 RIO DELL                                  16 miles North
 Humboldt Gables Motel        40 West Davis - 764-5609

 FORTUNA                                 24 Miles North
 Best Western Country Inn    1528 Kenmar Rd. - (800) 528-1234
 Comfort Inn And Suites        1583 River Walk Dr. - 725-7025
 Super 8 Motel                        1805 Alamar Way - (800) 800-8000
 Holiday Inn Express              1859 Alamar Way - (800) 465-4329

 FERNDALE                                 34 Miles North
 Gingerbread Mansion           400 Berdins St. - 786-4000
 Shaw House Inn                      703 Main - 786-9958
 Victorian Village Inn              400 Ocean Ave. - 786-4949

 LOLETA                                      35 Miles North

 Bear River Casino & Hotel         733-9644

 EUREKA                                       40 Miles North
 Humboldt Best Western         232 W 5th St. - (800) 780-7234
 Best Western Bay Shore Inn   (800) 780-7234
 Hotel Carter                             301 L St. - 444-8062
 Eureka Inn                                7th & F - 442-4441
 Town House Motel                   933 4th - (800) 445-6888
 Red Lion Hotel                        1929 4th - 445-0844
 Carson House Hotel              4th & M St. - (800) 772-1622
 Comfort Inn                            2014 4th - (800) 228-5150
 Travel lodge                             4th & B St. - (800) 578-7878
 Motel 6                                 1934 Broadway - 445-9631
 A Weavers Inn                      1440 B St. - (800) 992-8119
 Cornelius Daly Inn               1125 H St. - (800) 321-9656
 Old Town B&B                      1521 3rd St. - (888) 508-5235
 Samoa Airport B&B             900 New Navy Base Rd. - 445-0765

 ARCATA                                      50 Miles North
 Best Western Arcata Inn      4975 Valley West Blvd - 826-0313 
 Hotel Arcata                            708 9th - 826-0217
 Comfort Inn                            4701 Valley West Blvd. - (800) 424-6423
 Motel 6                                   4755 Valley West Blvd. - 822-7061
 Quality Inn                             3535 Janes Road - 822-0409
 Super 8 Motel                        4887 Valley West Blvd. - 822-8888

 BLUE LAKE                                   60 Miles North
 Blue Lake Casino and Hotel    777 Casino Way, Blue Lake  (877) 252-2946

 CAMPGROUNDS

 Campground assignments are made at Burlington Campground P.O. Box 276  |  Weott, CA 95571  |  (707) 946-2263    near Humboldt Redwood State Park Headquarters, 1.5 miles north of Weott on the Avenue of the Giants.    Reservations are required.  A private campground, Giant Redwoods RV and Camp is located in Myers Flat,943-9999.

 CONSIDER RV

 Since motels are limited in regions closest to the race, participants might consider the use of a recreational  vehicle. RV's can be accommodated at Benbow (923-2777); Dean Creek (923-2555); Ferndale (786-9511); Myers Flat  (943-9999); and Redcrest (722-4208).

Travel

 The race staging area is located about 45 miles south of Eureka, CA on the Avenue of the Giants  highway.Driving  time from San Francisco or Sacramento is about 5 hours, and from Portland 8 hours.

 The nearest commercial airport is Eureka/Arcata, about 60 miles to the north. The Airport is serviced  by United  and Pen Air, with flights to and from San Francisco, Portland, and Sacramento.

 Rental cars (Alamo Car Rental, Avis Rent A Car, Hertz Rent A Car, and National Car Rental) are    available at the  airport, though can be problematic after the late flights. There is also a shuttle  service (Door-to-Door Airporter  Shuttle Service 707-839-4186), and several Taxicab companies which  service the airport. Taxis include: Arcata-  McKinleyville Yellow Cab (707-839-4437), Cab  Louie(cablouie.com 707-599-3391) Express Taxi (707-442-0900), and  Yellow  Cab of Humboldt County (707-  445-1100).

 There is NO shuttle service available to the race since the race is held in a rural area in a state park.

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