Elk Prairie Campground
Elk Prairie Campground is at the heart of Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park north of Eureka. Visitors to the park enjoy watching and photographing Roosevelt elk, walking along trails though old-growth redwoods, strolling along miles of scenic beach, and viewing wildflowers in bloom in late spring.
Elk Prairie Campground has 75 campsites. Twenty-one of the sites are designated for tents only. One site is labeled for RV or trailer only. The other 44 campsites can accommodate RVs, trailers, and tents. There is also a Hike & Bike site.
Reservations for Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park campsites are available from 2 days up to 7 months in advance. Reservations become available in one-month blocks on the first of the month, 7 months in advance. For example, on January 1 campsite reservations become available for all of July.