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Amble with the giant Coastal Redwoods, listen to them grow, imagine being one of them.


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Map Key

1.2

Miles

1.9

KM

Point to Point

264' 80 m

High

136' 41 m

Low

175' 53 m

Up

51' 16 m

Down

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

11%

Max Grade (6°)

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Features Views · Waterfall · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Family Friendly Easy access for any who need wheels to get around.

Description

From the visitor's center, begin this trail through a valley of "Old Growth Coastal Redwoods". This will be an outing like no other, due to the incredible trees that line this trail. If you need, there are plenty of benches to sit back and look up from. Standing with your head bent back to look into the heart of one of these giants can take its toll.

The Muir Woods National Monument is one of the most visited in the world, so you'll likely need to share the trail with others. Work your way along the creek where water, fog, cool air and shade make for ideal growing conditions for a rare and spectacular tree species. This small park has one of the last remaining stands of impressive Coastal Redwoods.

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Shared By:

Phil DiGirolamo

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Muir Woods
May 12, 2016 near Mill Va…, CA
Big trees are great all over in Muir Woods.
May 12, 2016 near Mill Va…, CA
Muir Woods
Jul 28, 2015 near Tamalpa…, CA
Tall trees
May 12, 2016 near Mill Va…, CA
Muir Woods Canopy View Trail
May 12, 2016 near Mill Va…, CA
Redwood Creek in Muir Woods.
May 17, 2016 near Tamalpa…, CA

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