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Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

(San Francisco Bay Region 3D image tour)

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A giant coastal redwoods grove is one of the highlights of Henry Cowell State Park.

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The canopy of a redwood forest.
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Sunlight and shadows in the redwood grove.
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Well maintained trails help protect the ancient trees from damage from crowds of park visitors.
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Another trail-side view in the coastal redwoods grove.
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A "fairy ring" is a small cluster of trees that have sprouted from an ancient parent tree (long since vanished due to fire, harvest, or decay).
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Coastal redwoods with a human for scale.
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The canopy of the coastal redwoods.
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Looking up inside the burned-out hollow center of the Fremont Tree.
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The outside of the giant Fremont Tree.
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