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With near-daily sightings of local Roosevelt elk throughout its prairie-like grounds, Elk Meadow Cabins offers peaceful immersion within Redwood National Park. Former housing for sawmill workers, six three-bedroom, two-bathroom cabins are the...
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956, USA
Taking the Bear Valley Trail at Point Reyes National Seashore is an easy loop going through gorgeous meadows, redwood groves with streams skirting the middle and a climb through a small canyon before you see this expansive view of cliffs and sandy...
Had a great hike with an aborist friend of mine, a real redwood enthusiast, who shared some awesome trees on the James Irvine Trail at Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park (adjacent to Redwood National Park), including what was likely the tallest...
127011 Newton B. Drury Scenic Pkwy, Orick, CA 95555, USA
You can drive among giants, hike among giants, and you can even sleep among giants in Redwoods National Park. Next to a big open meadow where wild elk roam is the Elk Prairie Campground located in Redwoods National Park. You can either choose a...
1416 9th St, Sacramento, CA 95814, USA
Agate Beach in Patrick's Point state park is located near the heart of redwood country in Northern California. There is plenty of good hiking amongst the ferns and redwoods. Since I'm somewhat of a rock-hound, we drove here to check out Agate...
Pierce Point Rd, Inverness, CA 94937, USA
If you have a clear day and the fog hasn't quite yet settled in from the ocean, a great hike in the Point Reyes National Seashore is the Tomales Point Trail. Park at the Historic Pierce Point Ranch and then follow the out and back trail 4.7 miles...
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