Getting there & around
Redwood Transit System (707-443-0826; www.hta.org), Greyhound (800-231-2222; www.greyhound.com) and Arcata city buses (707-822-3775; Mon-Sat) stop at the Arcata Transit Center (707-825-8934; 925 E St at 9th St).
Revolution Bicycle (707-822-2562; 1360 G St) and Life Cycle Bike Shop (707-822-7755; 1593 G St; Mon-Sat) rent, service and sell bicycles.
Only in Arcata: borrow a bike from Library Bike (707-822-1122; www.arcata.com/greenbikes; 865 8th St) for a $20 deposit, which gets refunded when you return the bike - up to six months later! They’re beaters, but they ride. And hello - they’re basically free.