Montgomery Woods State Reserve

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Montgomery Woods State Reserve

Location:15 miles east of the town of Comptche; or 13 miles west from Ukiah, past Orr's Mineral Hot Springs resort.
Facilities:Picnic areas, hiking and nature trails.
Activities:Hiking, picnicking.
Special Features:One of the more remote of California's redwood parks, Montgomery Woods' groves include the two main species of redwoods of the western United States, the Sierra Redwood and the Coast Redwood. The reserve is also a fern forest.
Address:c/o Mendocino District Office
PO Box 440
Mendocino, CA 95460

Size: 2,581 acres.

See other parks in California.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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The 367.5-foot behemoth in Ukiah, California's Montgomery Woods State Reserve was declared tallest of the tall by state park rangers and the San Francisco-based Save the Redwoods League after a winter storm knocked 10 feet off the height of the previous record holder in Redwood National Park in Del Norte County, California.

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