Warning: Elk Calving Season, Elk Can Be Aggressive
Female (cow) elk are defensive of their newly born calves. As people approach, a cow may charge and/or rear up and lash out with her front legs. For your safety, STAY 500 FEET AWAY from elk, at all times. More »
Davison Road Maintenance begins 7/7/2014. Expect delays.
Beginning July 7, road crews will be grading sections of Davison Road between the hours of 8 am and 4:30 pm. Visitors to Gold Bluffs Beach and Fern Canyon should expect 30 minute delays.
All visitor centers are physically accessible to wheelchair users. Wheelchairs are not available. TDD phones are not available. Other accessible areas (north to south) include Crescent Beach (picnic area), Crescent Beach Overlook (picnic area), Jedediah Smith Campground, Mill Creek Campground, Wilson Creek (picnic area), Lagoon Creek (picnic area), Klamath River Overlook (picnic area), High Bluff Overlook (picnic area), Big Tree Wayside (trail), Lost Man Creek (picnic area), Elk Meadow Day Use Area (picnic area) and Redwood Creek (picnic area).
The National Park Service website on accessibility is at:
Did You Know?
A redwood cone is the size of an olive. Each cone contains 60 to 120 seeds. One tree may produce 10 million seeds but only a few will reach maturity. If a seed settles in just the right place it may grow into a tree that will live more than 2,000 years.