Eureka, California, is rich in history and fine art galleries. Enjoy Eureka's diverse landscape ranging from grand redwood forests and mountains to uncrowded beaches. This Victorian seaport is 280 miles north of San Francisco and is bordered on one side by the beautiful and functional Humboldt Bay and on the other by mountains lush with redwood trees. The city boasts a wealth of attractive Victorian homes and cultural options that include active artisans, fine arts, and theater groups. Abundant outdoor activities such as boating, sport fishing, hunting, and backpacking are close by.