South Spit Wildlife Area - Humboldt Countylast updated: July 2013
  • Humboldt County - south Humboldt Bay approximately 5 miles southwest of Eureka
  • Phone Number: (707) 445-6493
Special Restrictions:
  • No rifles, pistols or archery equipment may be used or possessed.
  • No camping is allowed.
  • From Highway 101 take Hookton Road west to Table Bluff Road to South Jetty Road
  • This long, narrow spit of land is 598 acres of coastal beach dunes that provides habitat for dune plant species.
Recreational Use:
  • Type C Wildlife Area
  • Fishing, wildlife viewing, and hiking are permitted. Ravens, foxes, and raccoons are regularly seen here, and the area is rich in shorebirds and waders.
  • Waterfowl, coot, and snipe are allowed during those seasons.
  • None
PLEASE NOTE: Area regulations are subject to change. Special restrictions on recreational uses, hunt days and methods of take are listed in the current year's issue of Hunting and Other Public Uses on State and Federal Areas, available at CDFW offices and places where licenses are sold.  
  • Field Office
    • 619 Second Street
    • Eureka, CA 95501
    • (707) 445-6493
    • FAX: (707) 445-6664

Contact South Spit Wildlife Area - Humboldt County

Contact South Spit Wildlife Area - Humboldt County

Neil Manji
Regional Manager - Northern Region
601 Locust Street
Redding, California  96001
Phone: (530) 225-2300
Fax: (530) 225-2055


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Humboldt County, California

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