• Image of coast redwood forest along Cal-Barrel Road

    Redwood

    National and State Parks California

Animals

Roosevelt Elk
Roosevelt Elk
NPS
 
The ecological diversity of Redwood National and State Parks is recognized around the globe. The parks and the resources they contain, have been designated a World Heritage Site and an International Biosphere Reserve.

Visitors to Redwood National and State Parks have a great chance of seeing California sea lions, giant green sea anemone, bald eagles, Roosevelt elk, and of course, a banana slug. The ambitious visitor (and often just lucky) may see them all in one day.
 

Learn more about the animals of Redwood:

Land Mammals »
Marine Mammals »
Birds »
Fish »
Amphibians/Reptiles (coming soon)
Invertebrates »
Threatened and Endangered Species »

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The famous drive-through giant sequoia in the Mariposa Grove of Yosemite National Park fell in 1969 under heavy snow. Today there are three coast redwood drive-through trees along Highway 101 in northern California. All are on private property and charge admission.