Arcata- our beloved jewel between the redwood forest and the bay and home of Cal Poly Humboldt

Arcata is a vibrant and beautiful historic town nestled between Redwood Park and Arcata Bay, built around a central plaza, and home to Cal Poly Humboldt.  This is where our family calls home and we are very happy in this compassionate, welcoming community, with great schools, a weekly farmers market, and tons of activities and community events.  

Arcata's Newest and Updated Listings

$900,000
4 Beds 1.5 Baths 265915 MLS
This historic 109 acre Arcata Ranch built in the 1880's, consists of two parcels and the original farmhouse of 1,947 sq. ft, a 100' x 43' historic hay barn with a massive second level hay storage area, mobile home, old milk barn & newer garage/shop.It is situated near the banks of the Mad River in between Arcata & Blue Lake with a scenic view of the Blue Lake Valley with a mild climate often just outside the fog line. The house itself is a two-story 4 bedroom / 1.5 bath. double pane windows, and a composition roof. One of the highlights of this farmhouse is its inviting kitchen centrally located and ideal for relaxation and enjoying the scenic views. Inside, a cozy wood-burning stove provides warmth during the cold winter months, adding to the charm and comfort of the home This property offers a unique glimpse into the past, showcasing what the old rural Arcata used to be. With its rich history and classic architectural elements, it provides an opportunity for prospective buyers to create their own narrative and transform the farmhouse into something even more extraordinary. If you are captivated by the allure of a bygone era and wish to experience the beauty and potential of this iconic ranch, we invite you to come and take a look. Discover the possibilities and envision the next stewardship of this timeless and fertile Humboldt County farm. With Class 1 & 2 soils, there are roughly 45 acres classified to support moderate to intensive farming. There are also riparian water rights to Kelly Creek and three phase power to the ranch. About 40 acres are currently leased to an organic farmer, primarily dry farming. Good producing Ag well.

12956 West End Road, Arcata

$765,000
4 Beds 3 Baths 265205 MLS
Major Price Improvement! This beautiful Arcata home is still available. If you are looking for the feeling of being out in the country, but with the convenience of being close to town this home is perfect for you. The Main living area and kitchen open out to a sweeping deck with outdoor kitchenette ideal for indoor and outdoor combination living. The open floor plan has welcoming flow from the kitchen to the dining to the living room. There is plenty of space for every cook in this kitchen! Upstairs you will also find the primary bedroom. Downstairs you will find 2 additional bedrooms and full bathroom as well as a full laundry room. Also downstairs you will find a studio apartment ready for guest or tenant. The apartment has a full kitchen as well as its own washer and dryer! The generator is hard wired in and will stay with the property. So during those Humboldt wind storms your won't miss a beat. Speaking of the cold and wind that is coming the wood fireplace has auto start. Only 4 miles to Cal Poly Humboldt, 5 minutes to 101 and 299. Walking distance to the popular Pump 1 swimming hole and disk golf course. 5 miles to the Mad River Hatchery for fishing, swimming and picnicking. This home truly has is it all. This home is up a long private driveway. So call your favorite agent today to set up a private showing of this hidden oasis that is just waiting for its next owners to come and make themselves at home.

8273 West End Road, Arcata

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