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Avenue of the Giants

Avenue of the Giants, CA 95571
+1 707-946-2263
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Stunning Majestic Beauty, A Bucket List Drive For Sure! Good as it gets!

Words can hardly describe the 30 some miles of breath taking scenery along the Avenue of the... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
This place is beyond belief.

We drove up from San Fran and will do this trip every time we are close. Pictures do no justice... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Saint Charles, Missouri
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“founders grove” (38 reviews)
“beautiful drive” (43 reviews)
“giant redwoods” (36 reviews)
Avenue of the Giants, CA 95571
+1 707-946-2263

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Words can hardly describe the 30 some miles of breath taking scenery along the Avenue of the Giants. There is something magical about being in the middle of trees that are in some cases up to a thousand years old, giant redwoods and full opportunity...More

1  Thank ProMetalSales
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We drove up from San Fran and will do this trip every time we are close. Pictures do no justice for how amazing this place is. The weather was not the best when we were there, but it didn't dampen my attitude. I would recommend...More

Thank sachamo
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Make sure to give yourself plenty of time to drive along this avenue. Traffic was light when we went, but we still had to pull over to let others pass so that we could take our time. There are so many places to pull over...More

Thank alyhsnna55
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Spending my morning in Redwood National and State park, I decided to drive to Mendocino. I spotted this place have 700+ reviews and a five star review, which is rare, and decided to make a stop. Believe it or not, the redwood forest here is...More

1  Thank Xuefei X
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We drove this last July and it was beautiful, but not quite what I expected. There was an area with a map you could buy at the beginning of the road once we exited off of the highway, which was helpful. The road was strange,...More

Thank CC B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Wow! As part of my trip up the coast, I had wanted to see these big redwoods, and boy, they didn't disappoint! There's many places to stop and attempt to take pictures of such massive trees, sometimes it's easier to stand in the presence of...More

Thank Howard R
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

If you're driving south on Highway 101 take the exit for, Avenue of the Giants. It is a spectacular sight of some of the most ancient and huge Redwoods you will ever see! Once you take the exit, it runs along side of Highway 101...More

Thank KimB007
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

A short detour off of the 101 and you're transported to another world. Truly among Giants. These majestic trees hover above, making an other worldly backdrop for your ride North or South. Not to be missed! Make sure you stop for a quick hike -...More

1  Thank ohdonnaoh
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Right off the 101 is an incredible scenic drive that is about 30 miles long. We started on the south end and had our picnic breakfast in Bolling Grove. I highly recommend stopping at the Visitors Center to get recommendations for your visit. They are...More

1  Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

If you are close, even just if not close, you must visit this area and see the trees, oh the trees! Easy drive and not ever rushed with plenty if pull offs and quirky place along the way. Best part of our trip so far.

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Lisa P
1 September 2017|
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Response from Cindy S | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in Crescent City which was really close to much of the action. Eureka was busy, bumper to bumper when we were there but Crescent City was quiet, a thin strip of hotels and eateries, stores, with a bay. It's right... More
Lisa P
1 September 2017|
Response from Evie B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lisa! We stayed in Williets the old west inn It was quite, the staff was super helpful and nice and the prices were reasonable. I hope this helps. Evie
2 March 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
That's a surprise to me. I'd suggest calling the state or possible the best western in Garberville. The BW makes their money on that drive, they should know the answer