Fort Bragg, CA 95437Surrounded by the spectacular natural beauty of Northern California's redwood forests and the Pacific Ocean, Fort Bragg is an ideal destination for both visitors and small businesses. Located in historic Mendocino County, it is the largest town on the scenic North Coast between San Francisco and Eureka. This growing, prosperous city offers a unique blend of natural resources, recreation, and scenery.
Fort Bragg, once a booming logging town, is now a hub for state parks and reserves. The area's Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens are the only ones in the continental U.S. fronting directly on the ocean. The famous Skunk Train from Fort Bragg to Willits takes visitors on a route through the redwoods that is accessible only by railroad. Those looking for special adventures will find that Fort Bragg's location offers an array of appealing activities, including whale watching, sports fishing, kayaking, and beachcombing, along with bird-watching, horseback riding, hiking and biking. Art galleries showcase local artists and craftspeople and antique shops offer unexpected finds. Couples are finding that the town with its wide variety of venues is a perfect place to have their wedding and honeymoon.
--Courtesy City of Fort Bragg