Experience the amazing redwood forest on your visit through Northern California and see some of the tallest trees in the world. Redwood National and State Parks are a string of protected forests, beaches, and grasslands along Northern California’s coast. Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park has trails through dense old-growth woods. Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park is home to Fern Canyon, with its high, plant-covered walls. Roosevelt elk frequent nearby Elk Prairie. Giant Redwood clusters include Redwood National Park’s Lady Bird Johnson Grove.