Redwood National and State Parks are a string of protected forests, beaches and grasslands along Northern California’s coast. Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park has trails through dense old-growth woods. Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park is home to Fern Canyon, with its high, plant-covered walls. Roosevelt elk frequent nearby Elk Prairie. Giant redwood clusters include Redwood National Park’s Lady Bird Johnson Grove.
Redwood Forest (Humbolt County): 5/5
Address: 17119 Avenue of the Giants, Weott, CA 95571
Shrine Drive Through Tree: 1/5
Tourist attraction with a drive-thru tunnel carved out of a redwood tree plus a gift shop.
Address: 13708 Avenue of the Giants, Myers Flat, CA 95554
Hours: 6am – 8pm
Phone: (707) 943-1975
Trinidad State Beach 3/5
Trinidad State Beach is 20 miles north of Eureka in Humboldt County, California. This scenic state beach is accessed from a signposted side road at Trinity Street and Stagecoach Road in the seaside town of Trinidad.
C C Diner & Ice Cream: 4/5
Address: 1319 Northcrest Dr, Crescent City, CA 95531
Hours: 11am – 8pm
Phone: (707) 465-5858
Coastal Inn and suites, Crescent City: 4/5