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.

Destinations

Redwood Forest (Humbolt County): 5/5

Address: 17119 Avenue of the Giants, Weott, CA 95571

Visit Site

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

Visit Site

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. 

Dining

C C Diner & Ice Cream: 4/5

Address: 1319 Northcrest Dr, Crescent City, CA 95531

Hours: 11am – 8pm

Phone: (707) 465-5858

Lodging

Coastal Inn and suites, Crescent City: 4/5

Address:  665 L Street, Crescent City, CA 95531