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Big Deal
Redwoods in the Avenue of the GiantsYou've seen one redwood, you've seen 'em all, right?

How many times, really, can you wander through a patch of redwoods and be silenced by the sheer beauty of these 2,500-year-old things? How many times does staring at a tree that was around when the Romans ruled the world make your life seem irrelevant? How many times can you be flat-out amazed by the sheer tenacity of redwoods to survive for 25 centuries?

Every time, actually, if you have any soul at all, because redwoods in California are, in fact, a big deal.

Seen one redwood, seen 'em all, right?

Get a life. Hug a tree. Get a crick in your neck. Be humbled.

(courtesy Zeke Wigglesworth, Mercury News)

Redwood Info
Get more information on redwoods and their biology at the National Park Service.

Take the scenic route on the 101 south and drive through the Avenue of the Giants!

Nearby Redwood Parks


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