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Best Trails in Crescent City

Boyscout Tree Trail

Crescent City, CA

Boyscout Tree Trail is a 4.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Crescent City, CA that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible from April until September.

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Little Bald Hills Trail

Crescent City, CA

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Myrtle Creek Trail

Crescent City, CA

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Boyscout Tree Trail
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

It was a beautiful and easy/moderate hike. If you are fit like my husband this will be a piece of cake, but for me and my mommy extra pounds it got a little intense on the way back lol but nothing anyone can't do! We will def go again!

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Crescent Beach Trail
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9 Completed 9 Reviews

Option for backcountry camping at Enderts Beach nearby. If parking overnight, make sure to talk to the Park Rangers because there have been issues with cars getting broken into overnight. They'll let you park at one of their outposts. Great views. Wonderful sunsets.

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Rain Forest - Stout Grove
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9 Completed 9 Reviews

Good hike. More trafficked than I was expecting.

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Jedediah Smith Campground
by Amy Springmeyer

11 Completed 1 Reviews

really quick tour of the redwoods. one of the most beautiful walks ever

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Rain Forest - Stout Grove
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Good, easy walk. No dogs allowed on trail, we didn't know this before we got there. Restroom was nasty.

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Simpson-Reed Trail
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

Very short and easy. Trail head has moved off of 199. Turn at walked road. Trail begins at the restrooms

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Howland Hill Road
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4 Completed 3 Reviews

As advertised - great way to experience the redwoods. I hit the mill creek trailhead and it was fantastic.

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Rain Forest - Stout Grove
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3 Completed 1 Reviews

Even in the rain it's beyond beautiful!

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Little Bald Hills Trail
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27 Completed 17 Reviews

We were hiking to the backcountry campground but it was dark already, so I missed most of scenery going up. It was a whole different adventure going in the dark. Very eerie, extremely quiet. Didn't see anybody on the trail or at the campground, but this was late November. This is NOT a redwood area, but still very pretty. It isn't easy in the least bit. Literally uphill the entire way with a steep incline. Add backpacking gear to that and you have a great workout. We saw some people while going down the next morning.

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Rain Forest - Stout Grove
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9 Completed 9 Reviews

It doesn't get better than hiking through the Redwoods!!