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May 14, 2017 - Jedediah Smith Redwwods State Park

Took a Mothers Day drive up to Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, we've been here before but decided it was worth another look. Our photos just do not do it justice, its hard to get in the massiveness of the trees. The road through the park is dirt & can be a tad rough in some areas & it is narrow. Information from Pamphlet: Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park is named after the American explorer (Jedediah Strong Smith), he the first non-native known to have traveled overland from the Mississippi River, across the Sierra Nevada to the...

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May 26, 2011 - You can't see the forest for the trees

You can’t see the Forest for the Trees. After leaving Humboldt Redwoods we spent one night at Riverwalk full service RV Park in Fortuna. Went to breakfast at the historic Samoa Cookhouse. The only loggers community cookhouse left. 3 square meals a day served family style. We also drove through the Victorian village of Ferndale. Our next destination was Jedediah Smith Redwoods. On the way up the California Coast on the Redwood Highway, We stopped at Patrick’s Point State Park to see the reconstructed Yurok village. The Yurok use this village...

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