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Redwood National Park: Huge trees, deep canyons, miles of wilderness and quaint towns…

  Twelve loggers pose on stump of giant Redwood tree in late 1800s (photo from Samoa Cookhouse Museum). Rugged California coast near Redwood National Park offers tidepool treks. Samoa Cookhouse serves sumptuous food in an historic, family-style dining setting Old Scotia Hotel in the well-preserved logging town of Scotia makes this town a must-stop! Roosevelt […]

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Onward, exploring California’s nine national parks!

Kings Canyon National Park, sister to Sequoia, offers stunning vistas like this one! Seven weeks ago, we began a tour of our Golden State’s nine national parks, starting with Pinnacles National Park, south of Hollister, CA.   Some of the best, most iconic and the second-oldest of all the US’s national parks are located in California, and most of them […]

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