Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park


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Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park


Location:Near Felton on Highway 9 in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Facilities:Family and hike/bike campsites, restrooms and showers, picnic area, trails (20 miles), self-guided nature path, nature center with exhibits, gift shop, food service (é).
Activities:Camping, hiking, biking, horseback riding, guided tours. Fishing is permitted in the San Lorenzo River during the steelhead and salmon season, approximately November through February.
Special Features:Park features 15 miles of trails through a forest of coast redwoods, Douglas fir, madrone, oak, and a stand of Ponderosa pine. The main park area contains old-growth redwoods. The tallest tree in the park is about 285 feet tall; the oldest trees are 1400-1800 years old.
Address:c/o Santa Cruz District Office
303 Big Trees Park Rd
Felton, CA 95018

Phone:831-335-4598
Web: www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=546
Size: 4,316 acres.

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