Blue Lake (formerly, Scottsville) is a city in Humboldt County, California. Blue Lake is located on the Mad River 16 miles northeast of Eureka, at an elevation of 131 feet. The population is 1,253. The lumber industry shipped wood down the Arcata and Mad River Railroad. During the 1950’s. The Arcata and Mad River Railroad is California Registered Historical Landmark Number 842, located in downtown Blue Lake.
Today Blue Lake is home to one of our largest and finest Casino’s, Blue Lake Casio and Hotel. The casino is host to many concerts, wedding show’s etc.