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#50 of 90 state parks in California

Best trails in Humboldt Redwoods State Park

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Looking for a great trail in Humboldt Redwoods State Park, California? AllTrails has 21 great hiking trails, trail running trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 13 easy trails in Humboldt Redwoods State Park ranging from 0.7 to 31.3 miles and from 124 to 636 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Located in a sea of untouched old growth coast redwoods, Humboldt Redwoods State Park is a 53,000 acre park located in northern California. Visitors to this beautiful park will find miles of trails, campgrounds, fishing, boat access, picnicking, and a visitor center with a variety of educational exhibits.

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Map of trails in Humboldt Redwoods State Park
Park information
Park hours
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Contact
707-946-2409
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Top trails (21)
#1 - Founders Grove Nature Trail
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 13 m
Founders Grove Nature Trail is a 0.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Myers Flat, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarilShow more
#2 - Drury Chaney Loop Trail
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 54 m
Drury Chaney Loop Trail is a 2.2 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Scotia, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of Show more
#3 - Rockefeller Loop Trail
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 19 m
Rockefeller Loop Trail is a 0.7 mile loop trail located near Myers Flat, California that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature Show more
#4 - Avenue of the Giants Scenic Drive
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
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Length: 31.3 mi
Drive through giant redwoods in Humboldt Redwoods State Park in Northern California Humboldt Redwoods State Park encompasses 53,000 acres of forests, meadows, and watersheds and about 100 miles of hiShow more
#5 - Mahan Plaque Trail - Avenue of the Giants
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 28 m
Amazing hike through giant redwoods along the Avenue of the Giants. In 1924, Laura Mahan, President of the local Save-the-Redwoods League and James Mahan, a prominent Eureka attorney, took a personalShow more
#6 - Grasshopper Mountain Trail
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
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Length: 12.1 mi • Est. 7 h 9 m
Grasshopper Mountain Trail is a 12.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Myers Flat, California that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#7 - Bull Creek Loop
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 14 m
Bull Creek Loop is a 0.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Redcrest, California that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#8 - Bull Creek Westside Loop
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h
Spectacular short loop through one of the thickest stands of old growth Coast Redwood in the country. This shorter loop in Bull Creek Flats is a good option to the much longer, full Bull Creek North aShow more
#9 - Hidden Springs Trail
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 17 m
Hidden Springs Trail is a 4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Myers Flat, California that features a river. The trail is rated as moderate and is primarily used for hiking and ruShow more
#10 - Grasshopper Mountain Trail
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
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Length: 14.5 mi • Est. 8 h 22 m
A strenous out and back hike in the Humboldt Redwoods State Park. The hardest and longest hike in the area. This hike requires a river crossing (Eel River) which can only be done in the summer. TheShow more
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