Little River features a challenging golf course, an easy to explore redwood forest, fern canyon and pygmy forest in Van Damme State Park. Van Damme is a sandy beach with deserted coves and a popular dive and kayak spot.Interesting Fact:
Little River is only two minutes south of the historical town of Mendocino.
~ Fun Things to Do in Little River ~
Little River Inn Golf Course
Tee off with a spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean. Set among noble redwoods, our unique and challenging course is great for golfers of all levels. They also offer two lighted tennis courts available at no charge to their guests.
Inn at Schoolhouse Creek
Pamper yourself with an in-room spa treatment - Imagine the luxury of staying in your room after your treatment and curling up in front of the fire; cuddle in bed or soak in a hot tub. Now that's a Vacation!
SPA at Little River Inn
Treat yourself to a full massage utilizing a creative blend of techniques and oils. A trained professional will help you to unwind, relax and rejuvenate your body and soul. Enjoy a classic facial or special body treatments.
Mendocino Inn & Spa | Deluxe Spa Treatments
- Deep Tissue, Swedish, & Hot Stone Massage
- Detox Reflexology, & Mommy 2 Be Massage
- Total Body Bliss, and Honey Dew Body Wrap
- Balancing Reiki, and Hydrating Facials
- Aromatherapy and much more...
Pygmy Forest in Van Damme
Because of poor soil characteristics, and a hardpan that precludes penetration by roots or water, trees on this site are dwarfed. The same species in the surrounding forest off the pygmy soils, attain full height.
Van Damme State Beach
These 1,831 acres of beach and forest feature a lush Fern Canyon scenic trail that takes you to the Pygmy Forest where mature cone-bearing cypress and pine trees stand six inches to eight feet tall