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Unique One room Tree House

On this three the notice board says World Famous Tree House.This is a very tall and has a very big... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
New Delhi, India
via mobile
Closed when we went

We tried to stop in but not only was it closed, there was junk everywhere around it like nobody had... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
San Diego, California
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  • Terrible9%
16 Aug 2017
“Unique One room Tree House”
6 Jul 2017
“Closed when we went”
Highway 101, Piercy, CA
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

On this three the notice board says World Famous Tree House.This is a very tall and has a very big girth spread over more than 30 feet ,appears to the Red wood tree variety We went inside the tree house through the gift shop (...More

Thank roydinesh
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We tried to stop in but not only was it closed, there was junk everywhere around it like nobody had been there for months. The door on the outside of the tree looked cute, but there are so many great stops on the Avenue of...More

1  Thank gidgetcindy
Reviewed 24 November 2016

If you are on a road trip, like we were and happen to be driving on this highway of redwoods-- check out this World's famous tree house (that we actually passed and then decided to go back and check it out, because when else if...More

2  Thank Oksanastyle
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped and it's a little gift shop that smells of mold run by a little oriental lady who speaks some broken english. She told the family ahead of us the story of how lighting struck the tree and hollowed it out teacher came along...More

1  Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 22 June 2016

If you happen to be traveling on the Highway of the Giants, it is certainly worth a quick stop. The interior of the house is full of complex mechanical toys and interesting junk. I would rather see it furnished and looking more like a house....More

1  Thank Bigarym
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

It was closed when we went but it doesn't look like we missed much - it is a tree with a door - Living Chimney Tree is just a few miles North & FREE Les7h

2  Thank Les7h
Reviewed 14 April 2015

it was closed when we arrived so Im not sure if you can go inside the tree or if it just looks like you can.

Thank tkinney1974
Reviewed 9 March 2015

The beauty of the California coastline is unsurpassed in the world. I loved seeing San Simeon--Hearst Castle up high on a hill and then getting to go visit it. But, my favorite things were the otters and seals in the ocean--some .just had pups. Also...More

2  Thank coastalgirl86
Reviewed 21 May 2013

We stopped by having seen this in 2004 and were disappointed to see the whole operation is closed. It looks like the tree is still solid and can still be seen close up, but no inside tour. What a shame as this could be a...More

10  Thank James H
Reviewed 8 June 2012

Like the nearby "One Log House," somebody having scraped out a "home" inside a single tree (this one, at least, is still vertical and still living) might have wowed folks back in the 1950s a lot more than today, but it's still worth stopping to...More

4  Thank MojoLad
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