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Redwood Country Travel Guide
Articles about Redwood Country
Hotels in Redwood Country
Although two of the four “Victorians” that make up the 32-room Carter House Inns (home of Restaurant 301) are reproductions, the chic rooms (with slipper chairs and matelassé bedding) compensate for any inauthenticity.
Restaurants in Redwood Country
The Slow Food movement rules here; look for the cheese soufflé made with local Cypress Grove chèvre.
Things to do in Redwood Country
Beginning about four miles south of the town of Scotia is the 32-mile-long scenic road called Avenue of the Giants (named for the redwoods that flank it), which runs parallel to Highway 101: don’t miss the Immortal, a 950-year-old tree that withstood a 1908 logging attempt (you can still see the