Books in Eureka

Going Places

Guidebooks, travel gear and international goods are certain to give a thrill to any vagabond. It’s one of three excellent bookshops in Old Town.
Drinks in Hopland

Sip Mendocino

In central Hopland, this is a friendly place to get your bearings, pick up a map to the region and taste several wines without navigating all the back roads. Amiable proprietors guide you through a tour of six local…
Sports & Outdoors in Garberville

Brown’s Sporting Goods

A visit to three-block downtown Garberville should include browsing at Brown’s Sporting Goods. The Brown family has run the place for a couple generations and has encyclopedic knowledge of activities in the area.
Fashion & Accessories in Mendocino

Compass Rose Leather

From hand-tooled belts and leather-bound journals to purses and peg-secured storage boxes, the craftsmanship here is unquestionable.
Clothing in Willits

JD Redhouse & Co

Family-owned and operated, this central mercantile is a good reflection of Willits itself, balancing cowboy essentials – boots and grain, tools and denim – with treats for the weekend tourist. The Cowlick's counter …
Books in Willits

Book Juggler

Has dense rows of new and used books, music books and local papers (pick up the weird, locally printed Anderson Valley Advertiser here).
Vintage in Eureka


The quality of vintage goods here – genuinely distressed jeans and leather jackets, 1940s housedresses and hats – is complimented by hand-made local jewelry and paper products.
Market in Leggett

Price’s Peg House

Market in Bodega Bay

Bodega Country Store

Drop by to peruse a cache of Hitchcock movie memorabilia from the filming of The Birds.
Sports & Outdoors in Mendocino

Out Of This World

Birders, astronomy buffs and science geeks head directly to this telescope, binocular and science-toy shop.