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Richardson Grove State Park

1600 US Highway 101, Garberville, CA 95542-8700
+1 707-247-3318
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Best redwoods in northern ca. great for kids

great camping and lots of fun for kids. I've been going here for 60 years every summer. Fun... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Redway, California
Beautiful state patk

We visited yesterday and had a great time. The park is beautiful and the trees are amazing. We... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2016
Petaluma, California
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1600 US Highway 101, Garberville, CA 95542-8700
+1 707-247-3318

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

great camping and lots of fun for kids. I've been going here for 60 years every summer. Fun campfire programs and nature walks.

1  Thank scottdeb99
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We visited yesterday and had a great time. The park is beautiful and the trees are amazing. We would like to visit another time when the visitors center is open.

Thank DroolieK
Reviewed 26 November 2016

This is the gateway way park to the redwoods. The old grow redwoods and the cabins of the park is close to the highway beautiful though can be noisy. In the summer when the bridge is in go camp in the oakflat campground. The visitor...More

Thank brianvanek
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Fun stop along the drive to the redwoods, great place to have lunch. Picnic area and family fun activities....

2  Thank TheSandyCrab
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 5 days for my birthday this year. Neither of us had been before and after a 10 hour drive we were so pleasantly surprised that it was as gorgeous as we had hoped! The rangers are young kids...More

1  Thank M0use1nTheH0use
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I've been going to Richardson Grove since I was a kid *mumble mumble* years ago and it is awesome every time. An excellent spot for car camping with coin-operated heated showers (bring quarters!), a wonderful interpretive trail, good river access, as well as more challenging...More

1  Thank 94121travel
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This place is great if you want to see huge trees all in one grove! We could only stop for about 30 mins but loved walking along the grove. Looked like a great place for a picnic!

Thank Alex5014
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Camping among giant redwoods is amazing, the eel river is just a short walk. The rangers were very friendly and helpful. Bring lots of mosquito replant and or candles.

Thank Joe A
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Nice enough camp ground but there was not a lot to do with young children. The river was pretty dried up and inaccessible, unlike the pictures. Not super impressed.

Thank Indrus
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Wow! Camped right in the midst of a Giant Sequoia grove. Not just near it; in it. We had a giant sequoia (over 10 feet wide) right in our campsite!! Friendly hosts and rangers that had lots of fun events for kids and some pretty...More

1  Thank T4122JYbrianp
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