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Address: Myers Flat, CA
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6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Activities: Driving, Shopping

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Great place for a picnic

Great place to visit. Fun for all ages. Drive through tree and tree houses to play in. Picnic tables and beautiful redwoods. Not too far off Hwy 101. Stop by , you'll be glad you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 5, 2014
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Murrieta
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61 reviews 61 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

You have to see this otherwise you will not believe it. You can drive thru a tree which is 3000 years old. You should pay $6 to enter which is absolutely worth it.

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Medford
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The other reviewers are right -- there's a drive-through tree that you pay $6 to go through. End of story. The rest of the "attraction" is filler (a walk-through tree, two treehouses). Save your money and go to the State Forest's visitor center instead and take the free driving tour along the Avenue of the Giants.

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Denver, Colorado
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33 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

This drive through tree was totally different and much narrower than the Chandelier tree. The gift shop, unfortunately was not open since it was early in the year and I think we were possibly the only car for the day to go through. But, all in all a great experience. The tree houses after the drive through were also great... More 

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Palm Springs
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Theses Calif Redwoods are so Groovy, I never get tired of them ! So Cool, far-out ! I will go again & again !!.............................................................................................

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Murrieta
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Great place to visit. Fun for all ages. Drive through tree and tree houses to play in. Picnic tables and beautiful redwoods. Not too far off Hwy 101. Stop by , you'll be glad you did.

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San Diego, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Drive Thru area is actually a Split in the Tree. Nice to see a bit of true/authentic mother nature at work.

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Corvallis, Oregon
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12 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The Chandler drive though is much better. I can say that we did it but that is about it. Cost was $6 and there was a line of cars waiting. We were able to get photos of the car going through the tree and that part was worth the 6 bucks, but the rest of the attraction is a joke.

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

It's one of those things you have to do, if you are around the Redwoods! We found this drive-through-tree during our drive of the Avenue of the Giants. It was $6 to drive through and it made me smile that there was no one collecting money on the gate, you just put your $6 in a box! It was a... More 

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Fremont, California
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1,354 helpful votes 1,354 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

In 1930 the Shrine Drive-Through Tree was made; it was a time when making such attractions was a popular thing to do as both auto travel and the ability to see a redwood tree were both very new and intriguing to do. While I would not want to see another redwood tree "sacrificed" in such a touristy way, since it... More 

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Avon, Colorado
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31 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This is right off the Avenue of the Giants, making it very convenient. It is well laid out and definitely worth an extra 15 or 20 minutes and the $6.00 cost of admission.

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