MacKerricher State Park, Fort Bragg

4.8
#2 of 16 in Nature in Mendocino County
With whales, seals, and otters swimming offshore and a trail available for hiking, biking, jogging, and horseback riding, MacKerricher State Park provides plenty of activities. Take the stairs off the boardwalk to view nearby tide pools, and pull up at one of the many picnic tables for lunch and views of the ocean. Restrooms are only available at the beginning of the trail. The first portion of the trail has an elevated walkway that is wheelchair-accessible. Using our international travel planner, Fort Bragg attractions like MacKerricher State Park can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Was glad that my son suggested this . the walk along the board walk was relaxing and the ocean view was amazing . I was fortunate that the day Nov 4 , 2017 was perfect day. Sun, small breeze and the o...  more »
  • Day visits are free, we walked the board walk and the views were amazing. It was worth the stop. The rangers were very helpful and friendly. We didn’t get to see any whales, but we did see sea lions.  more »
  • Dogs on leash are welcome in this park. There is a nice level Boardwalk that takes you to different viewing stations. You can look for seals, all sorts of Shorebirds, gray whales, and lots of squirrel...  more »

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