Best Things to Do in Eureka, CA.

Eureka (WiyotJaroujiji,[17]Hupado’-wi-lotl-ding,[18]Karukuuth[19]) is the principal city and county seat of Humboldt County in the Redwood Empireregion of California. The city is located on U.S. Route 101 on the shores of Humboldt Bay, 270 miles (435 km) north of San Francisco and 100 miles (161 km) south of the Oregon border.[20] At the 2010 census, the population of the city was 27,191,[21][22][23] and the population of Greater Eureka[24][25] was 45,034.[12]

The Avenue of the Giants is a scenic highway in northern California, United States, running through Humboldt Redwoods State Park. It is named after the coastal redwoods that tower over the route. The road is a former alignment of U.S. Route 101, and continues to be maintained as a state highway as State Route 254.Wikipedia

There are 94.01 miles from Eureka to Redding in east direction and 146 miles (234.96 kilometers) by car, following the CA 299 route. Eureka and Redding are 2 hours 46 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop . This is the fastest route from Eureka, CA to Redding, CA.

Redding is the economic and cultural capital of the Shasta Cascade region of Northern California and the county seatof Shasta County. Redding lies along the Sacramento River, 162 miles (261 km) north of Sacramento, and 120 miles (190 km) south of California’s northern border with Oregon. Its population is 95,542 as of the 2022 census, up from 89,861 from the 2010 census.