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Stopped after hours

Said to say the gift shop was already closed but still an amazing site to stop at for a few... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
Dawnelle B
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We stopped here as it was next to the One Log House. We went into the gift shop and the lady at... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2017
alyhsnna55
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Aug 30, 2018
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Jul 29, 2018
“Just drive by”
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Said to say the gift shop was already closed but still an amazing site to stop at for a few minutes. It is amazing how big the tree really is, especially when you compare it to the building right next to it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dawnelle B
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We stopped to see the tree but it was kind of eerie. The gift shop had a Keep Out sign. No one was around. Save your time and keep driving.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shelley G
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here as it was next to the One Log House. We went into the gift shop and the lady at the register completely ignored us. We admired the tree, snapped a few pics, and got back on the road again.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank alyhsnna55
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Very nice and clean little roadside attraction, good for families. Lots of cute little decorations around the gift shop. They don't have a bathroom but the One Log House is right next door, and they do. The Grandfather Tree is of course huge, and a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank gidgetcindy
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

This is just a few miles from Chandelier Through Tree. We end up making another pit stop because we were curious how big was this tree. The Grandfather tree 1,800yrs old, 264ft tall with a diameter of 24ft; quite expressive. I never have seen such...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank haroldl188
Reviewed August 4, 2016

Yet another of the uncommonly huge, old redwood trees. I stood in amazement of the sheer space this tree occupies. Took some photos but did not visit the gift shop. Did see some carvings of animals nearby.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Scott R
Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

We entered the redwoods from the south so this was one of the first big trees we saw and was impressive how BIG it is! The ladies in the gift shop were also very nice.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank amber1127
Reviewed May 6, 2016

This is a great photo opportunity! The tree is just huge - it is 1800 years old, 245 feet tall and 24 feet in diameter! There are also chainsaw carvings of animals here as well.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank TexasPearl8
Reviewed September 19, 2015

Point of fact: At 1,800 years, this tree is about as old as Christianity. There isn't really a whole lot to see; like so many of the roadside attractions in this area, it's basically just a weird-looking tree with a giant gift shop attached to...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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