Hoby’s Market & Deli – Convenient Main Street location for all your grocery shopping needs and a mouth-watering deli, as well as delicious and authentic burritos, tacos, and other foods. This small-town market has an open floor plan for shopping and is located next to the Renner/Valley Petroleum card lock fueling station. Hours are 5:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, and 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 707-764-3623.
PALCO Pharmacy – Come in for friendly service at this community pharmacy located in the Scotia Shopping Center. Most insurance plans are accepted, and you’ll also find a varied selection of gifts and other items. The Pharmacy is open 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and is closed Sundays. (delete website link)
Renner/Valley Pacific Petroleum Fueling Station – This 24 hour cardlock fueling station was built in Scotia in 2012. Available fuels include unleaded, Mid-Range Unleaded, Premium Unleaded, Diesel, Dyed Diesel, and DEF. Air, water, and restroom also available.
Fire Department – In 2020, the Scotia Volunteer Fire Department, along with neighboring Redcrest and Shively Volunteer Fire Departments merged into the Rio Dell Fire Protection District. The Scotia Volunteer Fire Department was established in 1895, and the current fire hall was built in the 1950s. The Scotia fire station is still actively maintained by the Rio Dell Volunteer Fire Department.
Elementary School – The Stanwood A. Murphy Elementary School (named after a former President of The Pacific Lumber Company) is a Pre-K – 8 school offering small class sizes and maintaining the highest standards of excellence in teaching and learning. Programs offered include music, intervention, after school safety and education, athletics and free meals for all students. 707-674-2212.
Southern Trinity Health Services – The Scotia Bluffs Health Center is currently located on the first floor of the old Scotia Hospital at 500 B Street. This facility offers medical care and behavioral health services, five days a week, Monday – Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Thursday and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 707-764-5617
– The Scotia Fishery Exhibit is the largest freshwater aquarium on the North Coast. Stocked with salmon and steelhead trout at different stages of development, it’s a fun learning experience for kids and adults alike. The open-air designed roofed structure makes this a fun trip any time of the year. The Fisheries Exhibit hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. for self-guided tours. Call Humboldt Redwood Company to arrange for group tours (707) 764-4492.