NPS Centennial: The Good Homosapiens

Live at KHUM / Wednesday, June 22

The Good Homosapiens came in to play a few tunes and get you excited about the National Park Service's Centennial Celebration on Sunday. There will be bands, foodtrucks, activities, pony rides, speakers and more. The Redwood National and State Park's FREE celebration will be Sunday from noon till 6 p.m. at the bottom of Bald Hills Road, just off of Highway 101 north of Orick.


Trail Films

Happy Trails / Tuesday, June 21

This morning Michael Kauffmann and I spoke with Scott Herriott about his passion for trails, the films he has made about trails (and Bigfoot) and his current project, the Bigfoot Trail.


Dune Trails

Happy Trails / Tuesday, June 14

This morning I spoke with new Happy Trails Co-Host Jessica Hall along with former KHUM DJ Mike Dronkers, both members of Friends of the Dunes. This morning we talked about the extensive trail system throughout the dunes. This is a treasure that is right in our own backyard that you may have overlooked.


The Compost Mountain Boys return to KHUM

Live at KHUM / Thursday, June 9

Tim, Rich, Marty, and Bruce all came in to talk about compost and play some tunes.


The Pacific Crest Trail

Happy Trails / Tuesday, June 7

This morning Happy Trails new Co-Host Michael Kauffmann and I talked with Ian Nelson up in Ashland Oregon about the Pacific Crest Trail. This trail, established back in the Johnson Administration stretches from Mexico to Canada along the pacific coast as the name implies. We talked about it's history, what it's like and volunteer Opportunities along the tail. More info at


Trails Summit June 4th

Happy Trails / Tuesday, May 24

This morning Emily and I spoke with Natalie Arroyo, representing the Humboldt Trails Council and Hank Seemann, Deputy Director, Humboldt County Public Works about the upcoming Trails Summit. It will take place at the Wharfinger Building in Eureka on June 4th.


Trinidad Coastal Land Trust

Coastal Currents / Thursday, May 19

Larry and Delia chat with Don Allan, Senior Project Manager for Redwood Community Action Agency and board member for the Trinidad Land Trust


Meet The Co-Hosts

Happy Trails / Tuesday, May 17

As we approach the beginning of our 10th year of Happy Trails we are moving into a new era. In addition to Emily Sinkhorn, we are joined by 3 more co-hosts, Jessica Hall, Michael Kauffman, and Scott Machen. Each new host brings their area of expertise to the table each week on KHUM's trail advocacy show.


No Pardon EP Release

Live at KHUM / Tuesday, May 10

No Pardon (Chris Parreira, Amber Grimes, and Rosalind Parducci) came in to play some tunes to build anticipation for their EP Release Party tomorrow with La Musique Diabolique at Sirens Song Tavern in Eureka at 8:30 PM!


Annie & Mary Progress

Happy Trails / Tuesday, May 10

This morning Emily and I spoke with Mike Foget, an engineer with SHN about progress on the Annie and Mary Rail Trail. This is a project that thus far has been 20 years in the making. Back in 2008, the North Coast Railroad Authority agreed in principle to the utilization of the corridor to create a multi use trail between Blue Lake and Arcata. The first phase will be in the city of Blue Lake itself. The next step will include funding for this phase and preliminary work on the next phase, Blue Lake to Glendale.


Bike Month

Happy Trails / Tuesday, May 3

May is Bike Month, so this morning Emily and I talked with Mark Mueller and Justin Fricker about man of the events going on. There are regular Bike Kitchen and Rodeos, along with Bike to Work Day, the Humboldt Bike Challenge, part of the National Bike Challenge, Wheel In Wednesdays and so much more. More info at


That Dog Was A Band Now

Live at KHUM / Friday, April 29

That Dog Was A Band Now traveled in from Blue Lake to play a few songs and talk about their show tomorrow at The World Famous Logger Bar. They're opening for another band that they are in, Flock of Foreigners. It's Flock of Foreigners two year reunion show. Come out to the show, enjoy yourself, and give them a donation so they can record their EP! Also, check out their thesis project May 12-14 and 18-20 at Dell'Arte.


Officer Terry Liles

Not For Kids Only / Thursday, April 28

Eureka Police Department Officer Terry Liles talks about child welfare checks .



Coastal Currents / Tuesday, April 26

Delia and Larry speak with HSU Professor P. Dawn Goley about the whales that annually visit Humboldt's waters.


Freshwater Nature Trail Grand Opening This Sunday

Happy Trails / Tuesday, April 26

This morning Emily and I spoke with Kerry McNamee, Project Manager with the North Coast Regional Land Trust. This Sunday from 1pm to 5pm will be the Grand Opening of the Freshwater Nature Trail. Kerry explained that this is a project that was 10 years in the making, but real work on the trail began about a year ago. This trail includes a non-motorized boat launching facility and beautiful views along the path.