Davison Road recommended for high clearance and/or 4-wheel-drive vehicles. Recent storms have resulted in rough road conditions. Expect minor creek crossings along sections of road near Gold Bluffs Beach
Tall Trees Access Road isOPEN.A free permit is requiredto access Tall Trees Access Road and is available at the Kuchel Visitor Center, Prairie Creek Visitor Center and the Crescent City Information Center (summer only).
Trails For general hiking and trail information, click here.
Damnation Creek Trail isOPEN, but the bridge 1.75 miles from the trailhead is closed to public until further notice and is preventing safe beach access.
The Rhododendron Trail between Brown Creek Trail and South Fork Trail is currently CLOSED.
The year-round bridge over Bond Creek on the Redwood Creek Trail (~5 miles upstream from Redwood Creek Trailhead and ~2 miles downstream from Tall Trees Grove) is CLOSED due to damage. As such, you will need to take a detour to get around this bridge. You can walk on the Redwood Creek Gravel Bar or there is a trail detour in place as well. Please contact 707-465-7335 or inquire at anyvisitor centerfor the latest information.
The Fern Canyon Loop Trail has a landslide at the end of the canyon that is a slipping hazard. Visitors can still access Fern Canyon from the mouth of the canyon nearest the coast on the Coastal Trail but must exit via the same route.
Vehicle access to Coastal Trail: Flint Ridge Section trailheads (including access to Flint Ridge Backcoutnry Camp) is currently restricted due to storm-related closure of Coastal Drive.
Backcountry Camps For general backcountry camping information and to download the Redwood National and State Parks Backcountry Trip Planner, click here.
Little Bald Hills is OPEN.
Nickel Creek is OPEN.
DeMartin is OPEN.
Flint Ridge is OPEN.
Gold Bluffs is OPEN.
Elam Creek is OPEN.
44 Camp is OPEN.
Redwood Creek (dispersed camping) is OPEN. When planning a backcountry trip along Redwood Creek, please inquire at a visitor center or call 707-465-7335 in advance for updated information about creek flow conditions, crossing dangers, and availability of exposed gravel bars suitable for camping.
For general information on horseback riding in the parks. click here.