Lost Coast Trail/ Mattole Trailhead
Location: King Range National Conservation Area, Humboldt County, CA
Miles: 25 miles one way
Difficulty: easy to moderate
Duration: 3 days
Users: Hikers, dogs, horses, and mountain bikes permitted. No wheelchair access.
Features: Lost Coast, Punta Gorda Lighthouse, bluffs, beaches, trail spans 25 miles from the mouth of the Mattole River south to Shelter Cove, parking at either end of trail, or paid shuttle service to return you to you car (Lost Coast Transport Service: (707)986-9909), Shipman Creek, Buck Creek
Map: California’s Lost Coast Recreation Map ($10, wildernesspress.com)