Trail Map & Guided Walk Schedule

Trail Map


Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary Trail Map (PDF)

Scavenger Hunt


For our younger visitors, there is this scavenger hunt (PDF).


With Your Dog


Dog owners enjoy sharing the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary with their dogs. This brochure describes etiquette for dog owners and their dogs, Arcata City Trails and Dog Etiquette (PDF).

Free Guided Walks


Marsh volunteers lead tours of the wildlife sanctuary. No reservations are necessary for the following walks, which take place rain or shine.

Friends of the Arcata Marsh (FOAM)


Every Saturday at 2 p.m. - Meet at the Interpretive Center for guided walks on various topics. The last Saturday of the month includes a tour of the wastewater treatment facility.

Redwood Region Audubon Society


Every Saturday 8:30 a.m. - Meet in the parking lot at the foot of South I Street for a guided birding walk.

Reserved Walk


Free docent led walks on various topics are available for groups and schools if requested 2 weeks in advance.