Drive Through Northern California's Towering Redwoods

Immerse yourself in the unparalleled beauty of the Avenue of the Giants, where the towering redwoods create a serene and unforgettable driving experience.

Last updated: Apr 2024

    Free access to the Avenue; some attractions may have fees.


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  1. Start by obtaining a map at the freeway exit for the Avenue of the Giants.
  2. Visit Bolling Grove to witness some of the first protected redwoods.
  3. Experience the unique Shrine Drive Thru Tree and its surrounding attractions.
  4. Relax at Williams Grove, ideal for a scenic picnic.
  5. Stop by the visitor center for additional maps and information.
  6. Don't miss the Founders Grove for a walk among historic fallen giants.
  7. Explore the Giant Tree & Flatiron Tree for a view of the park's largest tree.



Avenue of the Giants, California

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  • Comfortable driving shoes
  • Camera or smartphone for photos
  • Picnic supplies for leisure stops
  • Water and snacks for the drive

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