Redwood National and State Parks are protected forests throughout California. Explore thousands of hiking and running trails throughout these great parks, learn about old-growth redwoods with the local parks and recreation, and check out some events taking place in redwood forests around the state, like Full Moon Madness and Ohlone Day at Henry Cowell Redwood State Park. You can even participate in a self-guided family activity as you wander the redwoods, download an adventure guide or go on a self-guided treasure hunt. Visit Calaveras State Park, Muir Woods, Big Basin State Park and Humboldt Redwoods State Park. Nearby you’ll find restaurants and bars to satisfy your hunger and thirst after a day of hiking. Relax in front of the fireplace or in the private hot tub at your nearby California vacation rental.