Avenue of the Giants, Miranda

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Scenic Drive · Tourist Spot
Drive right through a coast redwood, one of the world's tallest trees, at Avenue of the Giants. This 50 km (31 mi) scenic drive wends its way through the towering redwoods of Humboldt Redwoods State Park, home to the biggest group of virgin redwoods in the United States. Follow the avenue through the dark and looming forest alongside the Eel River, and catch glimpses of ferns and douglas fir. Stop at the visitor center for information and exhibits about the wildlife along the avenue and see the drive-thru tree. The avenue provides access to numerous hiking trails. To visit Avenue of the Giants on your holiday in Miranda, and find out what else Miranda has to offer, use our Miranda.
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  • Born and raised in the redwoods in Del Norte County, this is "The" road. We did a round trip one day, went to the Black Sand Beach, then south again through the Avenue in the rain. Really...  more »
  • Loved this drive! It's a beautiful scenic drive with so many great spots to stop. I took a zillion photos! It's a little bit of touristy, a little bit of local flavor, a little bit 50's roadside...  more »

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