MAPA and Team Standish are operating Standish-Hickey State Recreation Area (SRA) to keep it protected and open for public enjoyment and recreation. The park staff is receiving praise from the public for the care and customer service to campers and visitors.
RESERVATIONS AVAILABLE YEAR ROUND. Call 707.925.6482
- $25 Winter Rates (9/16 thru 5/14) for all sites in open loops (Rock Creek open year round).
- Summer Rates (5/15–9/15)
- $25 – 25 map-designated sites near highway MAP
- $30 - Hickey and Rock Creek Loops
- $40 - Redwood Loop 7/1 – 9/9
(Call707.925.6482 to verify Redwood campground is open. The salmonid count and the flow of the South Fork of the Eel River affect the installation timing of the seasonal bridge
Encompassing 1,012 acres of park lands with two miles of river frontage, Standish-Hickey offers to travelers driving north on Highway 101 the first chance to walk and sleep in old growth redwood groves and swim in a wild and scenic river.
At the "gateway to the tall trees country," the area offers camping, picnicking, hiking, fishing, and swimming on the South Fork of the Eel River which winds through the park for almost two miles. One of the few virgin redwood-stands remaining in this area can be seen on the Grove Trail, which is ADA compliant, as are several of the campsites. Nearly ten miles of trails weave through steep canyon bluffs, second-growth forests and pockets of old-growth redwood and Douglas-fir. The fast-moving river—with its rapids, holes of varying depths, calm shallow areas, and cobblestone bed—is especially popular with both swimmers and anglers
.Location: Off of Highway 101, 1.5 miles north of Leggett, CA Map
ENTRY STATION KIOSK: 707.925.6482
Temperature: Park visitors enjoy warm summer temperatures, varying between 70 and 100 degrees. Winter temperatures range from 20 to 75 degrees. Heavy coastal rainfall averages 70 inches per year.
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