Project Description

Crescent City Beachfront Park

Crescent Beach Beachfront Park is a large family park with a beautiful oceanside setting, offering acres of lawns, a playground, picnic tables, swimming pool. It’s a great place to come to and enjoy the beach and the surrounding areas. Beachfront Park is just a short stroll away from the beach. Take in the ocean view as your children play their hearts out. It is a perfect spot in Crescent City to hang out and enjoy the company of friends or family.

This park has a great playground for kids (Kidtown), with lots of things to climb on and slide down, making it a popular spot for locals. It has a community pool (indoor) and public library that is open to the public. Picnic areas provide a wonderful place to gather with the green expanses and adjacent beach on the bay. Skaters, joggers, and walkers will appreciate the sidewalks. Every July 4th there is a big party there with carnival rides, contests, booths, art, food, games, pony rides, etc. It’s always clean; but the weather is what is not dependable as we do get rain at intervals, but we have “secret” sunny sunny days when everyone comes out even during the winter.

Cresent City Beachfront Park Aerial View

This is a gated area designed for kids to have fun. Thanks to Crescent City’s attention to detail and especially dozens of volunteers from the local LDS Church who conduct deep maintenance periodically, this place is a “must visit” for people who are traveling and need to give their children some wholesome exercise. Development and building of Kidtown was very much a community project. A local doctor was a very first supporter and donor, followed by Del Norte Healthcare District, many local nonprofits, agencies, and Humboldt Area Foundation. Students brough jars of coins. Finally, two brothers dedicated proceeds from their mother’s house and gave $80,000. One weekend the park was constructed as over 400 volunteers converged on the park and began to raise walls, swings and slides.

Crescent City Event Venue
Several local events, such as the Crescent City 4th of July Parade, Festival and Fireworks Show are held at or include Beachfront Park. One of the biggest fireworks show on the north coast is held on July 4 as fireworks are shot off over the beautiful Battery Point Lighthouse for an amazing display. On Labor Day Weekend, the Annual Redwood Coast Grills Gone Wild BBQ cookoff and contest (sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society) is held. Classic auto fans will enjoy the Annual Sea Cruise Car Show the first week of October at the Park.

Beachfront Park Amenities: Grass Park, Picnic Area, Kids Play Area, Ship Memorial, Pier, Disc Golf Course, Horseshoe Pits, RV Park, Public Indoor Pool, Public Library
Activities: Walking, Jogging, Birdwatching, Windsurfing
Pet Policy: Dogs allowed on leash
Fees: Free parking

 LOCATION: 901 Front Street, Crescent City, CA 95531  | 1.2 mi From Hotel

Tags: Crescent City Beachfront Park, Beachfront Park, Crescent City Things to Do, Crescent City Attractions, Crescent City Beaches, Crescent City Activities

View Northcoast / Crescent City Local Guide

Crescent City California Outdoor Activities

Breathtaking natural California beauty can be found close in nearby redwood forests, rivers, lakes, and beaches. Fun natural attractions include Trees of Mystery, Ocean World, and the Drive-Thru Tree. Come and experience the rugged outdoors while you take on white water rafting on the Smith River, kayaking, camping, and fishing are some of the many fun things to do in our area. View Crescent City Outdoor Activities guide.

Anchor Beach Inn - Crescent City California Hotel

Hotels In Crescent City California: Anchor Beach Inn

Anchor Beach Inn in Crescent City, California - As our name implies, we’re situated just next to the beach (0.1 mi), separated by a small side road. You can see the beach from most of the rooms in our cozy hotel, especially from the second floor. Contemporary, amenity-rich lodging features one, two, or three queen beds as well as king beds available for your comfort. Outstanding service keeps us in good standing with our guests. Our Crescent City motel is wihtin a 15-minute walk of Crescent City Harbor and Ocean World. Beachfront Park and Del Norte County Historical Society are also within 2 miles.

Rooms feature free Wi-Fi and wired internet; flat-screen TVs with extended channels. Rooms are equipped with refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee makers. Dogs are welcome for an extra fee in specific rooms only and restrictions apply.

Our Guests Love Us, nut don’t take our word for it! TripAdvisor is the leading online travel review website. You won’t find many hotels that provide a direct link to their reviews (for obvious reasons). We do, however, because we know how hard we work to provide the best stay possible for our guests. Take a few moments to read our Guest Reviews and see what others have to say.