Avenue of the Giants, Humboldt County

Drive right through a coast redwood, one of the world's tallest trees, at Avenue of the Giants. This 50 km (31 mi) scenic drive wends its way through the towering redwoods of Humboldt Redwoods State Park, home to the biggest group of virgin redwoods in the United States. Follow the avenue through the dark and looming forest alongside the Eel River, and catch glimpses of ferns and douglas fir. Stop at the visitor center for information and exhibits about the wildlife along the avenue and see the drive-thru tree. The avenue provides access to numerous hiking trails. To visit Avenue of the Giants on your holiday in Humboldt County, and find out what else Humboldt County has to offer, use our Humboldt County trip planner .
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  • Absolutely loved driving through the area! Take your time and visit different pull offs. There are a few gift shops and one has plenty of t-shirts to choose from. Our experience was great except the “...  more »
  • Amazing and white knuckle drive up the coast on route 1 to Legget Ca. Then we followed the signs to the drive through tree, Chandler. This was a great afternoon! It’s beautiful, amazing grand trees an...  more »

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