Avenue of the Giants
31 Miles of Redwood Groves
Home of the 8th, 6th, 4th, and 2nd
tallest trees in the world.
The Avenue of the Giants is surrounded by Humboldt Redwoods State Park, the largest remaining stand of virgin redwoods in the world.
Rockefeller Forrest: 10,000 acres of trails where you can picnic, camp, hike, swim, fish, raft or bike ride through.
Garberville: The main hub of activities and commerce in the Southern Humboldt county area. You’ll find a nice variety of eating establishments and a nice selection of lodging. Check out the many unique shops in town. Garberville is just ten minutes from the Avenue of the Giants and about 45 minutes from Shelter Cove.
Dyerville Giant Redwood
Located on the Founders Grove trail, near the South Fork of the Eel River is the Dyerville Giant Redwood Tree.
Before falling on March 24, 1991, it weighed over 1,000,000 pounds, was at least 362 feet tall (200 feet taller than Niagara Falls), 17 feet in diameter and 52 feet in circumference.