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Armstrong Redwood State Reserve

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A nature reserve that boasts soaring redwood trees.
17020 Armstrong Woods Rd, Guerneville, CA 95446-9587
+1 707-869-2015
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A good and easy way to hike with paved walkways! You can park outside which is a very short walk to the entrance!

Thank Lurleen C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family loved hiking in Armstrong Redwood State Reserve. It is sooooo serene, calm and beautiful. There is uphill and narrow hiking. So be prepared. It is so green and has good shade. So do not worry about hot weather. We did spot pretty banana...More

Thank SituLalli
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Incredible place to visit, the Redwoods are awe-inspiring. Fairly quiet, and nice place to go for a walk.

Thank James L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful day destination spot with great examples of redwoods and great hiking out of the canyon to test your stamina

Thank Ralph O
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in Sonoma County primarily for wine tastings but wanted to get some exercise as well and just by chance found this fabulous park. There are hikes for all abilities and some really magnificent redwoods that, if Muir Woods was not closer, Armstrong would...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was amazing. It was my first time to actually see Redwoods and I was in awe of God’s creation. Too much history in this place. I will definitely be back here with the kids.

Thank Carl M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This forest will certainly make you feel small. I'm so glad we took the time to see the Armstrong Forest. It's beautiful and easy to hike and even just drive through. However, I would encourage you to get out of your car and among these...More

Thank LaineyJ4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I walked the trails with my hubby, our daughter and her hubby. What my husband loved the most - if you walk in to the Park, it’s FREE. My daughter & son-in-law enjoyed seeing these majestic trees. My favorite thing about these beautiful trees, and...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plan on a couple of hours or more to enjoy this grove. There are mature standing trees, and a fee downed ones you can get close enough to get a feel for the size of these monsters. This is well worth the time to see...More

Thank Tommy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outside the bustle and tourist traffic in Guerneville, Armstrong Woods is a quiet oasis filled with lovely redwood trees. The go to place if you don't want the hassle of traffic and parking woes of Muir Woods. Inhale. Smell. Exhale. Take a hike. Bask in...More

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March 12, 2018|
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Response from jameswA918OS | Reviewed this property |
Only if you were headed South on the 101 from North of Santa Rosa, otherwise it would be at least an hour away.
September 30, 2017|
Response from Barbjefts | Reviewed this property |
Muir is closest. neither Muir or Armstrong have snow.
June 25, 2017|
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Response from Cincyskimom | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any RV parking specifically marked but if you get there early enough, the lot is big enough. You can hike from there to all there is to see. Better yet, park in Guerneville and uber or bike to the park. Then... More