This property is.29 acres 12,632 square feet. The lot has paved road access and a downward slope. The beach is only a few miles away and there is fantastic natural beauty all around the area. For More Information Please Contact The Seller At. Shelter Cove is a census-designated place in Humboldt County, California. Shelter Cove is on California's Lost Coast where the King Range meets the Pacific Ocean. A 9-hole golf course surrounds the one-runway Shelter Cove Airport at the center of Shelter Cove's commercial district. Utilities are provided by the Humboldt County Resort Improvement District 1 and boating access to the sea is managed by the Humboldt Bay Harbor Recreation & Conservation District. Shelter Cove shares a ZIP code 95589 with the hamlet of Whitethorn, California, located to the southeast. The community is inside area code 707. Sinkyone Wilderness State Park is about 6 miles south of Shelter Cove on the coast. There are also state parks such as Black Sands Beach, Mal Coombs Park, Seal Rock Picnic Area and Abalone Point. Much of the land around Shelter Cove belongs to the Kings Range National Conservation Area, managed by the Bureau of Land Management.