Laws & Policies
Redwood National Park 2014 Superintendent's Compendium
It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering National Park Service-administered lands within Redwood National and State Parks. As a starting point, please visit the California Department of Justice Bureau of Firearms at http://ag.ca.gov/firearms/.
Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in the national park; those places will be marked with signs at all public entrances.
Frequently Asked Questions: National Parks & Firearms (PDF, 102 KB)
Please contact the Chief Ranger at 707-465-7302 for additional information.
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.