• Visitors appear very small amongst the redwood trees.

    Muir Woods

    National Monument California

Virtual Tour

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A couple on an early morning stroll through MuirWoods when few people are in the park. The park opens every day at 8 AM.

Photo by NPS Park Ranger Lou Salas Sian

Check Out a Photo Essay about Parking at Muir Woods

Summer is the busiest time for Muir Woods when people have the most difficult time of finding a place to park. Click here for a parking photo essay.

Muir Woods is part of a redwood range that spans the California/Oregon border to Monterey. Click here to read a ranger's tips about the best way to experience the coast redwood forest during a busy summer.

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