Redwood National Park Sights

Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park

  • Prairie Creek Rd. Map It
  • Orick
  • Park (National/State/Provincial)
  • Fodor's Choice

Published 01/28/2016

Fodor's Review

Spectacular redwoods and lush ferns make up this park traversed by the stunning Newton B. Drury Scenic Parkway. Extra space has been paved alongside the parklands, providing fine places to observe herds of Roosevelt elk, which at one time neared extinction, in adjoining meadows. Another section of the park, reached via unpaved Davison Road or by hiking on trails from the park's interior, fringes gorgeous Gold Bluffs Beach. If your time in Redwood National Park is limited, Prairie Creek is one of the best in the system to spend a full day hiking and exploring.

Sight Information

Address:

Prairie Creek Information Center, Prairie Creek Rd., near southern end of Newton B. Drury Scenic Pkwy., Orick, California, 95555, USA

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Phone:

707-488–2039

Website: www.parks.ca.gov

Published 01/28/2016

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