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Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park

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Address: Crescent City, CA
Phone Number: 7074657335
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Part of the Redwoods National and State Parks system, this state park was...

Part of the Redwoods National and State Parks system, this state park was established in 1929.

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A wonderland

My family visited this redwood forest on our family visit. It was a wonderful experience with great walking trails that made it easy for the entire family to enjoy the forest.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Yorba Linda, California
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Yorba Linda, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My family visited this redwood forest on our family visit. It was a wonderful experience with great walking trails that made it easy for the entire family to enjoy the forest.

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Alvord, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is an amazing experience. When we came around a corner and saw the redwoods we both went "wow". The entire park is like being in and experiencing another world. It is majestic, so quiet, and absolutely beautiful. This must have been what the world was like before we moved in.

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Thank 85kandyt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this park! Quiet and serene. Plenty of things to do between hikes, fishing, and biking. Really neat camp sites around old redwood.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This redwoods state park is some what off the beaten path. It has all the features of all the state parks. It's a little bit harder to get to. When you get there you will see the and feel the majesty of the redwoods. This one of those places that is worth a little extra time to stop and enjoy

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Limavady, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving up from Crescent City you go onto a rough forest road which twists through the giant redwood trees. Amazing sight. Stop at the parking area after about ten minutes drive and take the Scout trail to the waterfall. The views and sounds (very little, it is really quiet) make this a memorable hike. We met a visiting couple who... More 

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Redding, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A worthwhile visit. We stopped at the Ranger Station and gift shop. Spoke with a lovely docent who gave us a great map and told us about certain drives in the park. Stout grove is a must stop A loop walk in the most stately grove of Redwood trees ever. Great fun for the teens in our family. You can... More 

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Harrow
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Drive through and enjoy the awesome giant redwoods. Plenty of places to stop off along the route and take photos. Some of the visitor centres are closed during late fall and winter. Good easy road.... Well worth visiting any time of the year. Dog friendly and a great place to walk and take photos. Take care if wandering far from... More 

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Tulare, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely trails through the redwood forest. The Boyscout trail to Fern Falls is the perfect way to enjoy the outdoors! The Redwoods and ferns and greenery everywhere remind me of how small I am in the amazing world. It felt magical as we walked along and the falls are beautiful.

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Cedarburg, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit to the Coastal Redwoods. This park was wonderful! The drive through the park on a dirt one lane drive has left me feeling a part of nature.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have traveled across the country from Maine to California. We found this to be the most $/least service. There is no electric hook up. There is minimal water. you have to pay for showers. There is a lot of traffic . Generators operating at night hours . Nightly fee was $35 the most we've paid in a state park... More 

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