Enter the Redwood Forest

Walk among old growth coast redwoods, cooling their roots in the fresh water of Redwood Creek and lifting their crowns to reach the sun and fog. Federally protected as a National Monument since 1908, this primeval forest is both refuge and laboratory, revealing our relationship with the living landscape. What will you discover in Muir Woods?

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Reserve Your Parking or Transit Now

From parking reservations to park hours & pets, here's what you need to know before you go.

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Redwood Renewal underway

Learn more about Redwood Renewal, a family of projects initiated to ensure the preservation & health of Muir Woods for generations to come.

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Salmon Habitat Enhancement

This summer, Redwood Renewal means we're in the creek to restore critical coho salmon habitat. But why - and how? Click here to learn more!

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Information on permits - weddings, filming, music, photography and more.

Junior Ranger Badges
Junior Ranger

If you are ages 4+, you can become a Muir Woods Jr. Ranger!

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Get involved!

The National Park Service welcomes and encourages you to get involved with the planning efforts of your park.

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Download the NPS App

Access Golden Gate from the palm of your hand. Download and experience all 420+ National Parks.

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Accessibility at Muir Woods

Comprehensive information about visiting for people with accessibility needs.

Last updated: July 14, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Muir Woods National Monument
1 Muir Woods Rd

Mill Valley, CA 94941


United States Park Police Dispatch: Non-Emergency: 415-561-5505 Emergency: 415-561-5656

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