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Address: Highway 101, Crescent City, CA
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worth the trip

It you are heading south off of redwood highway or north on 101 this is worth the extra few minutes. Great hikes throughout or just a neat drive.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Talent, Oregon
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40 reviews 40 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

It you are heading south off of redwood highway or north on 101 this is worth the extra few minutes. Great hikes throughout or just a neat drive.

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Puyallup
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Thank you to Matt at the Visitor Center for directing us to Stout Grove! It was a highlight of our coast trip! SPECTACULAR!!!

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Kipling. SK
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105 reviews 105 reviews
25 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

For a very local visit, this park gets top marks for what it has, coastal redwoods and river environment. Really enjoyed the very undisturbed forest with the narrow dirt roads and minimal disturbance. But for the Redwoods, I was very disappointed to find fairly small trees in this grove, and even more disappointed to learn after that the grove of... More 

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39 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I came here on a Sunday, late afternoon. Only saw a couple other people. What a gorgeous, peaceful place. The trees are absolutely majestic! I am in awe of these giants! Beautiful silence. Delicious, fresh clean air. The trees. 100 different shades of green in all the ferns. One of my most favorite places in California.

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Corvallis, Oregon
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27 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I had been here as a child, but my wife never had. We drove down from Corvallis, OR and she was so happy when I told her we were going to the Redwoods. Fun, long curvy road to get here. Just dirt though and lots of pot holes, so be safe. Lots of good trails that allow you to walk... More 

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Avon, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Stout Grove, located in Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, is a relatively small redwood grove but it features a dense concentration of large, old growth redwoods, free of an understory of smaller trees that would obscure the view of the giants, with ferns carpeting the ground. Considered by many to be the most picturesque redwood grove as a result, it... More 

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Crescent City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

these old growth redwoods are so beautiful. I live here and am still astounded by their beauty. there are many trails off the road to stout grove, all different levels of difficulty. the trail in stout grove is an easy one. the only reason I didn't give a five star rating is sometimes the road is pretty bad, lots of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Great quick stop off howland rd! Only about a half mile (and flat) so it's good for older or out of shape people. I just stopped by for a quick peek after some other hikes. It's a good bang for your buck (time wise) little trail, as there are some impressive trees in the grove.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This grove feels ancient. The trees are amazing and it will humble your very existence. I've been on several trails in the Redwoods, and this is definitely one of my favorite. Young and old (relatively speaking) can enjoy the soft ground of this awesome, short loop. A must!!

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Lakewood Pierce County, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

There is one spot where you can use the restrooms. I'd advise that you pass it. They are stinky, dirty, and dark.

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