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Muir Woods Walking Tours

Muir Woods National Park, Mill Valley, CA
(415) 264-6235
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Ranked #1 of 5 Activities in Mill Valley
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Walking tours
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Brooklyn, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

I love the concept of living green, like nature, and all that; but I couldnt help feel as I was walking along a path (still don't know which one it was since we did not pay $1 for map although we did glance at one quickly but that wasn't of any help) that there somehow was suppose to be something... More

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New York City, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

We did a tour with Tom Martell and had an amazing time! He picked us up at our hotel early in the morning and we got to the park before many other people. We were able to see the Muri Woods without crowds and he led us off the boardwalk to a trail with no other tours on it! There... More

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Tampa, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

We only had about 30 minutes at the park so just walked around and read the signs and enjoyed the beautiful, majestic trees. It was really neat to see the age of the trees and the different phases (fires, damage, restoration) they've been through. It's a wonderful area to walk and relax and enjoy nature.

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Cleveland
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25 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Our friends wanted to stop here on our way to Napa. I thought it would be boring. Absolutely so unique and breathtaking! Well worth the time! You can make it as short as a half mile loop or as long as an entire afternoon of hiking on the off shoots of the path. Great for families with children too! Go!!

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Beloit, Wisconsin
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My father had told me I needed to see the Redwood trees. Muir Woods was fantastic. Seeing all the different ways the trees developed was amazing. Something for the entire family to see. This was one of the highlights of my trip!!

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Saskatchewan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Actually my title is meant as kind of a joke. The trees are awesome and there are a lot of them to be sure.However, after a while it did get redundant. Unfortunately we did not go on the hikes but I have heard that they are well worth the effort. Being a "flatlander" (Saskatchewan, Canada) it was great to see... More

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Arkansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This is a great place to visit, but if you are afraid of HEIGHTS and very small paths this is not for you. Loved looking at the trees but when we went on one of the paths, it was very narrow, NO rail or anything. I looked down the whole time and was so scared when we finally made it... More

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The redwood trees were so towering it was immense. The preserved area felt so serene and calm, I went in the morning and the damp chilly conditions really made the atmosphere that much more incredible. It was nice to see information signs throughout the walk giving tourists interesting background and history. The parking gets ludicrously busy by 10:00am so be... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

It is very nice to get away from the city to spend some ours walking in the forest. The giant trees are beautiful and the walking paths are really nice. Make sure to be there early because it might be difficult to find a parking. Do not miss out Sausalito on the way back to San Francisco.

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Olive Branch, Mississippi, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This was an interesting attraction in that I had never seen trees so large. These giant trees are hundreds of years old. The down side is that parking is extremely limited. Cars park on the side of the street and you may have to walk 1-2 miles to get to the park.

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