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Microbrewery in Scotia

Eel River Brewing Company Taproom & Grill

Up Hwy 101 from Scotia, there's a great pit stop at Eel River Brewing Company, where a breezy beer garden and excellent burgers ($11 to $15) accompany all-organic brews.
Museum in Scotia

Scotia Museum & Visitor Center

A history of the town awaits at the Scotia Museum and Visitor Center, at the town's southern end. The museums' fisheries exhibit is remarkably informative – ironic, considering that logging destroys fish habitats – …