Tag Archives: Arcata Ridge Trail

Fickle Hill crossing completes Ridge Trail

Fickle Hill crossing completes Ridge Trail

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – It is one. The Arcata Ridge Trail, that is. Or will be, once its two segments are at last connected across Fickle Hill Road. The City Council last week unanimously approved the long-awaited linkage between the two lobes of the Arcata Community Forest – the “old” forest

Arcata Ridge Trail segment closed for about three weeks

ARCATA RIDGE TRAIL CLOSING TEMPORARILY A privately-owned section of the Arcata Ridge Trail will be closed beginning Saturday, Sept. 1  for about three weeks. The property owner, Northcoast Timberlands is conducting a timber harvest in the vicinity and the trail will be used for log hauling. Recreational users should use the North Fork Janes Loop (east

Arcata forest plan proving hard to update

 Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union  ARCATA – What’s harder – wrangling millions of dollars in grants, acquiring vast tracts of valuable land with huge development potential to protect its natural values, engaging hundreds of community volunteers to spend their free time restoring distressed woodlands to create a world-renowned, sustainably managed redwood forest dedicated to nature,

Ridge Trail Roundabout helps pacify path

Honko Remandabar Eye Correspondent ARCATA COMMUNITY FOREST, APRIL 1 – Anticipating a flood of hikers, bikers and horsers, the City of Arcata has completed installation of the first roundabout on the Arcata Ridge Trail. The new roundabout will safely channel trail users through the heavily traveled Arcata Community Forest. Encouraged by the news, Environmental Services

An update on Arcata forest issues

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Hardly anyone from the public attends the monthly meetings of the Forest Management Committee (FMC) – including its citizen members. Even with an update of the Forest Management Plan underway, the Arcata Ridge Trail steadily growing and a timber harvest in the works, the FMC hasn’t had

The Arcata Ridge Trail and more eco-fun await you this weekend

COMMUNITY RESILIENCY “Understanding Personal and Community Resiliency” with Dawn Albrecht will be featured at Transition Humboldt’s June potluck on Friday, June 26 at 6 p.m. at Humboldt Area Foundation, 363 Indianola Rd., Bayside. Using a bottom-up approach, Albrecht describes factors that contribute to personal and community resiliency, and how developing these now will better enable us

Ridge Trail coming alive with opening of South Fork Janes Creek Trail

City of Arcata Press Release ARCATA –  The South Fork Janes Creek Trail, a new, two mile loop trail, opens for public use on Friday, July 11. The multi-use trail overlaps a three-quarter mile section of the Arcata Ridge Trail. A one-half mile segment of the loop will be closed to horse use temporarily until