Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens are located off Highway 1 south of Fort Bragg. Enjoy manicured formal gardens, a dense coastal pine forest, native plants, fern-covered canyons, camellias, rhododendrons, magnolias, conifers, heaths, heathers and flower-filled coastal bluffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The gardens are particularly known for their collection of camellias and rhododendrons. Bird watchers can expect to find over 150 different species of birds within the gardens including the red-throated loon, double-crested cormorant, black oystercatcher, ospreys, hawks, sandpipers, plovers, Canadian geese and the rare ash-throated flycatcher, savannah sparrow and red-breasted nuthatch. Pick up a plant or souvenir at the Gardens Store and Nursery.
Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens
18220 Highway 1
Fort Bragg, CA 95437