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Gualala Point Park: On the south side of the river, you’ll find this great state park with acres of walking trails through the meadow or along the bluffs, down to the beach and even along the river.  Stop into the visitor’s center and picnic at the trailhead or at any point along the way at one of the memorial benches.  Parking is $5.00 or annual passes are also available.

Gualala Arts Center: On the north side of the river, picnic tables, trails and Redwoods, plus the gallery too!

Annapolis Winery: Annapolis (35 minutes east of Gualala) 26055 Soda Springs Road, Annapolis 707-886-5460

Fort Ross State Historic Park : Fort Ross (45 minutes south of Gualala) Step back in time and visit this historic Russian settlement. One of the oldest California State Parks, Fort Ross holds annual reenactments and daily tours. Great for the whole family!

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens : Mendocino (1 hour north of Gualala) 47 oceanfront acres of gardens with a small admission fee, café, events year round, open until 4 or 5 depending on the season.

Point Cabrillo Light Station: Midway between Mendocino and Caspar (1 hour 5 min. north of Gualala)  Enjoy a tour on a Sunday 11am to 1pm June through September.  This Lighthouse and preserve mark some of the most beautiful land in the area as well as historic buildings including a carpentry shop.  Visit their website for more information.

Glass Beach: Fort Bragg (1.5 hours north of Gualala) Tidepool and treasure hunt!  Be sure to bring a sturdy pair of shoes as the path down to the beach isn’t easy.

Pacific Star Winery :12 miles north of Fort Bragg (1.5 hrs north of Gualala). Unique wines and the building sits above an active fault line!  Great views too!  Satellite tasting room in Fort Bragg itself at 401 N Main St at the Depot Mall (707-962-9463)

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