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Worth the $5 Entrance Fee

We drove here from Arcata to get a photo of us driving our car through a giant redwood. It was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kpatters
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Edmonton, Canada
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Is it worth it? You decide...

We did this on Thanksgiving in the pouring rain. Needless to say, there wasn't too much traffic or... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2018
Cheryl S
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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove here from Arcata to get a photo of us driving our car through a giant redwood. It was quiet when we were there so we took our time and took a variety of photos driving and walking through this giant. It was worth...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kpatters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We make sure we drive through this tree whenever we are going up or down the coast. We have been doing it for years and the memories are of joy and excitement.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 January 2019

The kids loved it, something you don't do everyday! Great fun, and you see the gieco gecio on tv, you say been there.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Passenger240420
Reviewed 23 January 2019 via mobile

Really anti-climatic and honestly wish I did not spend the money. It is interesting to drive through the tree. But I think that’s from a timer we used to butcher trees and other things for personal joy. It’s privately owned, and it’s five dollars. There...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 29 November 2018

For what you pay and the photo opp alone, you gotta do this. There weren't other cars there so we had ample time to take pics and drive through a few times. A must do for the standard Redwood exp.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank KRM210
Reviewed 25 November 2018

We did this on Thanksgiving in the pouring rain. Needless to say, there wasn't too much traffic or crowds. The toll booth was closed, but it was the honor system. Of course, we paid the $5. Was it worth it??? It was a 1 minute...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 6 November 2018

There are three drive-through redwood trees along California's avenues of the giants and we've visited all three. The Klamath Tour-Thru Tree was the only one our full-size Toyota Tacoma fit through (with the mirrors folded in). The openings at the other drive-thru trees were too...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank jennifer5370
Reviewed 26 October 2018

The only animal we saw was an Emu. After paying the fee, we drove to the Tour-Through Tree. We had fun. My wife stood out of the sunroof and was waving her hands. That was cool. we went two times and enjoyed it. We then...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 22 October 2018

My husband and I were so glad that last year's report of this drive-through tree breaking was false. My husband had never been through the tree - I have several times as a kid - and when we saw the sign for this attraction on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Vesteel21
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We visited early in the morning, before anyone was working in the booth. They rely on the honor system if nobody is working and we slipped our $5 into the slot and drove around the curve and through the tree. marvelous. We took lots of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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MeditativeGardener
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Response from 982markj | Reviewed this property |
you can find their phone number on the internet
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jeepney2015
9 July 2016|
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Response from 982markj | Reviewed this property |
I actually got the official answer from the source. There is a phone number on the internet for the place. The man at the park said officially that it is ever changing bevause it is a growing object. It depends on how much... More
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Anita B
9 June 2015|
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Me, too. Well?
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