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Tight squeeze

Heading north I needed petrol (gasoline) and drove into Leggett. I noticed the sign saying 'Drive... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
george45
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Perth, Western Australia
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For $10 you can drive a mid size SUV through a redwood tree, and why not? It broke a tedious 101... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2018
catherinemL8442JB
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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The bottom of this tremendous redwood tree has been hollowed out so that cars can drive through it.
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67402 Drive Thru Tree Road, Leggett, CA
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001-707-925-6464
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heading north I needed petrol (gasoline) and drove into Leggett. I noticed the sign saying 'Drive Thru Tree Park' and as I had heard about it decided to take the short deviation to have a look at it. The Park is private land about 1...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank george45
Reviewed December 26, 2018

A minor detour but hey. We decided to give it a go at first were not sure our car (mid size) would make it but it did easily. Nice quality souvenirs at the shop. It is not part of other parks pass.There is a $10...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

This area was on our bucket list and yes it may be a tourist trap - we loved it. We drove through all three of the trees in the Redwood area and this was probably our favorite. When you are there, yes we are tourists,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Pamomanddad
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

For $10 you can drive a mid size SUV through a redwood tree, and why not? It broke a tedious 101 trip and we had never driven through a tree before. There are good clean toilets and a place to park. The shop has lots...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank catherinemL8442JB
Reviewed November 13, 2018

I first went through this tree in 1948 and have been through it several times since, however my 2013 SUV could npt make it all the way through because the side mirrors did not retract enough. This causes a great deal of jam-up when the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank charlesodonnell
Reviewed October 27, 2018

The Drive-Thru-Tree Park is a privately owned redwood tree grove near Leggett, that has been in operation by the same family since 1922. The Chandelier Tree is roughly 2400 years old and 315 feet tall. The name comes from the higher lateral branches that could...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

Awesome place. This place is extremely clean and well marked. Just be mindful that a full-size F350 will not fit in the tree.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris R
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Loved the nature and gift shop surrounding these beautiful loving trees. Hurry and visit this beauty

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mil D
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This attraction is fun and interesting. There are lots of opportunities for picture taking. Nice gift shop.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JuneNY
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

On your way up or down the 101, you should take the small side trek to stop by and take in this sight. $10 entrance fee per vehicle. There are various wooden carvings along the path to the tree. Lots of sizable redwoods in this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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mtaylor593
January 6, 2019|
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Response from charlesodonnell | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can bypass the tree and park in a small lot, but not overnight.
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Global16878154915
November 29, 2018|
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Response from 19gaylel | Reviewed this property |
Google it and you can get directions. Very tight fit through the tree but worth the trip. Nice gift shop and park like setting for lunch.
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Judy H
July 18, 2018|
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Response from Col20 | Reviewed this property |
The Chandelier drive-through tree did not fall down, you can still drive through it. Another of the naturally formed drive-through trees did fall down, I think it was called the Tunnel Tree.
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