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Redwood Trail – Mount Tamalpais State Park

Redwood Trail – Mount Tamalpais State Park

Redwood Trail – Mount Tamalpais State Park

Location: Panoramic Hwy, Mill Valley, CA
Difficulty: Moderate
Features: Hiking trails, bird watching, dogs allowed, wildlife observation

The Redwood Trail is an interesting trail that intersects with other trails. It can be accessed from the Panoramic Trail descending to a hillside and into the woods. The trail eventually leads to the Tourist Club, a private hiking club that hosts public events from time to time. Hikers can opt to continue with the Sun Trail from the Tourist Club where the Redwood Trail ended.

About Mount Tamalpais State Park. A California State Park in Marin County in California, Mount Tamalpais State Park is home to Mount Tamalpais standing majestic at 2,500 feet. The park is also home redwoods and oak forests as well as approximately 60 miles of hiking trails that connects to more than 200 miles network of trails beyond the state park. Mount Tamalpais State Park also houses the Muir Woods National Monument, a United States National Monument and part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.



Top 3 Adventure Hacks

1)┬áDon’t get lost.

There are so many trails on Mount Tamalpais. It is highly recommended that, prior going on a hike, one should get directions or download a detailed map. Mount Tamalpais maps can be downloaded online. Moreover, maps can also be purchased at the Pantoll Ranger Station or the East Peak Visitor Center.

2) Bring extra clothing.

You might come across streams, rivers, waterfalls, lakes and it pays to bring extra clothing. A handy dry sack can keep your stuff organized inside your bag.

3) Stay warm.

Did you know that consuming too little water can aggravate hypothermia? Stay hydrated, dress in layers, carry a hate, and bring rain gear for long treks. Avoid cotton as it can absorb water and keep you cold.

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