Now That’s a Big Tree

Every few minutes, I’d look up and find myself thinking, “holy #@*!” We were at Calaveras Big Trees State Park to see some redwoods. We had just been to Yosemite Valley the day before to see some big beautiful rocks, and since this was in the neighborhood, we wanted to see some big trees. We were not disappointed. The visitor center is in the North Grove Trail area, where most people spend time when they visit. There are a lot of big trees all in one small area. You can get guided tours of the flat trails or walk solo and not commit to to much time or energy. If you only visit the North Grove, you won’t be disappointed. […]