An optional extension off the Simpson Reed Trail for those who have enough energy to explore more towering redwoods.”
— Zander Göpfert
Features: Birding — Wildlife
Family Friendly: Short and flat with lots to explore. Look for rough-skinned newts amongst the understory but respect their space!
Dogs: No Dogs
Look for the entrances to this side loop at the northeast corner of the Simpson Reed Trail. This trail is a great option for visitors and families who don't want this easily-accessible, scenic hikel to end.
Flora & Fauna
Hemlock trees, huckleberries, and ferns. Red-legged frogs, rough-skinned newts, and other amphibians.