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Address: 705 US Highway 101, Garberville, CA 95542-8701
Phone Number:
+1 707-247-3717

This special log home includes living, dining, & bedroom areas just...

This special log home includes living, dining, & bedroom areas just like any other trailer or motorhome. This Northern California redwood attraction has been a longtime popular attraction to young and old alike. At One Log House Espresso & Gifts, we also have a nice gift shop with unique redwood gifts, bowls, clocks, chainsaw carvings, & souvenirs. We also feature espresso drinks (hot, cold, or blended), smoothies, milk shakes, fresh deli sandwiches, and ice cream.

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Great stop for snacks and shopping

We always stop at this place when we are traveling on Hwy 101. The shop is quirky and fun. Kids love seeing all the wooden bear carvings and the souvenir shop is great.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 January 2017
Brentwood, California
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Brentwood, California
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194 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We always stop at this place when we are traveling on Hwy 101. The shop is quirky and fun. Kids love seeing all the wooden bear carvings and the souvenir shop is great.

Thank Hitokiri_Battosai
Cumming, Georgia
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215 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

It is worth the $1.00 charge to go through this unique house made of a single redwood tree. It is laid out very well with living area, sleeping area, eating area, and kitchen. The original "tiny house".

Thank gawildcats
Austin, Texas
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

This little roadside attraction consists of a "house" made in the 1940s from a redwood log. It only costs $1, and takes about 5 minutes to view, 10 if you're really into examining all the contents of the house. There's a little cafe and gift shop next door. It's a little slice of Americana.

Thank FriuliFan
Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

As we were traveling north on the 101 to visit the redwoods, we came upon this little fun stop off. Great stop for snacks, bathroom and stretching. Both the one log house and the trading post is a must..... Try some "Squaw Candy" and check out all the handmade items.

Thank TheSandyCrab
Myrtle Beach, sc
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22 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped for the great variety of jerkies and authentic southwest jewelry but had to take a peek inside this original "tiny house". For the $2 it cost us we really enjoyed seeing how very spot had a thing and how well organized the living space really was.

Thank Freestylefoodie
Katy, Texas
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36 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is a fun little stop with a great chance to grab a sandwich and some delicious ice cream! The House itself is not that impressive but worth the few dollars!

Thank TeamHovis
Rolling Meadows, Illinois
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40 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

It was one of those places that I had read about and seen on tv for so long, that when we were in the are, it was something on our agenda! It's not as grand as the giant redwoods, but, it wasn't a dissappointment either!

Thank Phyllis P
Murrieta, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We drove by here southbound on 08/07. This was also the last day of the "Reggae on the River" festival and the road was coned off and not able to turn left off the highway. From driving by it looks to be just another roadside oddity that used to populate the United States. Looked like the Reggae festival would be... More 

Thank SoCalOregonian
Yucca Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

It's generally cool in the redwoods, though occasionally hot in the summer, but this little cabin is enchanting. It reminds me of our really old Airstream we used to have.

Thank sh92284
San Diego, California
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40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Not much here but a really overpriced gift store and a smaller than you would imagine log house. There was a Reggae on the River event here and as a result access to the house was closed but from the outside we could see it was nothing special. Okay to stop if passing by but don't go out of your... More 

Thank Dave P

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