Backcountry Fire Restrictions in Effect (Last updated: 9/10/2014)
Due to "Extreme Fire Danger," fires are currently prohibited in backcountry, including established fire rings at designated backcountry campsites and on Redwood Creek gravel bars. Personal camp stoves are allowed. Call 707-465-7335 for updates.
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?
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.