exploring our amazing natural spaces

History harbor

The tiny village of Trinidad California tucked behind its beach head and 19th century replica lighthouse has a long history. First as a village site for native peoples before harboring Spaniards, Russians and Brits in the 1500-1600s. European settlers arrived in the 1800s; their grave markers still evident in the town’s cemetery. Today Trinidad is a tourist mecca and fishing village known for supplying Dungeness crabs to California and states beyond.

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One response

  1. Jane Prow

    Always enjoy your pictures. Merry Christmas to you

    December 15, 2016 at 1:57 am

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