Trail Map and Guided Walk Schedule

Arcata Marsh and Wildlfe Sanctuary Trail Map

For our younger visitors, there is this scavenger hunt.

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

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 2 pm – 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.

Friends of Arcata Marsh (FOAM)

Redwood Region Audubon Society

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

Redwood Region Audubon Society

Reserved Walks

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