Muir Woods National Monument

a monument of California redwood trees across the Golden Gate from San Francisco
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Muir Woods-Point Reyes Association in cooperation with the National Park Service , [Mill Valley, Calif.]
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Statementby J. Barton Herschler. Revision and photos. by Donald W. Reeser.
ContributionsReeser, Donald W.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSD428.M92 H4 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5598725M
LC Control Number68004680

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Muir Woods is a very special place - an old growth redwood forest. Muir Woods National Monument [Redwood Hikes Press] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Because it s only a few minutes drive from the Golden Gate, Muir Woods is the world s most-visited redwood park and is a favorite destination for visitors to San Francisco.

Includes photos. In this book, you will enter the world of Muir Woods National Monument, a rich and complex environment saved by people who saw its value and worked to preserve it, and protected today by the National Park Service.

A place of "green and lively light, shady yet somehow never dim, that the dusty eye takes in as a thirsty throat takes in water". Animals of Muir Woods Muir Woods provides a home to a wide variety of animals.

Some of the animals only eat plants. They are called herbivores. Other animals only eat meat. They are called carnivores. When a carnivore is hunting another animal it is called a predator.

The animal being hunted is known as prey. Junior Ranger Challenge.

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The Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy is a nonprofit membership organization created to preserve the Golden Gate National Parks, enhance the experiences of park visitors, and build a community dedicated to conserving the parks for the future. The Parks Conservancy works in collaboration with the National Park Service and the Presidio Trust to improve park sites, enlist.

If you are between the ages ofyou can become a Muir Woods Jr. Ranger. Get involved. The National Park Service welcomes and encourages you to get involved with the planning efforts of your park. Muir Woods National Monument Price $13 When the redwood forests near San Francisco were falling to the saw, this virgin stand just north of the Golden Gate somehow survived to become a federal park and a window into the life of what may be the world’s strangest trees.

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Muir Woods National Monument is closed at this time. No parking reservations are available. The Muir Woods call center hours will be 9 AM to 1 PM PDT until further notice. For information on the health alerts, visit the Marin County Health and Human Services page.

For any park questions or comments, please contact [email protected] Book your tickets online for Muir Woods National Monument, Mill Valley: See 6, reviews, articles, and 5, photos of Muir Woods National Monument, ranked No.2 on Tripadvisor among 19 attractions in Mill Valley/5(K).

Established in and named for naturalist and author John Muir, Muir Woods National Monument (Panoramic Hwy., off Hwy. 1, /, daily 8am–sunset, adults $7, under age 15 free) comprises acres of staggeringly beautiful redwood forest nestled in Marin County.

The Muir Woods National Monument is an old-growth coastal redwood forest. Due to its proximity to the Pacific Ocean, the forest is regularly shrouded in a coastal marine layer fog, contributing to a wet environment that encourages vigorous plant growth.

The fog is also vital for the growth of the redwoods as they use moisture from the fog during droughty seasons, in particular the dry on: Marin County, California, U.S. Muir Woods National Monument, Mill Valley: Hours, Address, Muir Woods National Monument Reviews: //5(K).

Mailing Address: Muir Woods National Monument 1 Muir Woods Rd Mill Valley, CA Phone: () Muir Woods National Monument. Following guidance from the CDC and recommendations from state and local public health authorities in consultation with NPS Public Health Service Officers, and in collaboration with our partners Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy and Presidio Trust: Muir Woods National Monument /5(K).

Muir Woods is the first National Monument that was created solely because of a land donation from a individual. Congressman William Kent donated the land to protect redwoods, some of which are over years old, from the logging industry boom.

Muir Woods National Monument Mill Valley, CA By Phone. Visitor Information: () By Fax: () Individuals who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf/blind or have speech disabilities may utilize the following Federal Relay Service numbers: () Federal Relay Service () VCO () Speech to.

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Wander through giant redwood trees in Muir Woods on this 3-hour tour from San Francisco with the option to explore Sausalito and take the. Happy th anniversary to Muir Woods National Monument. On January 9,President Theodore Roosevelt created the Muir Woods National Monument named after conservationist John Muir.

Muir Woods became the 7th National Monument and was the first one created from land donated by a private individual. InCongressman William Kent and his wife. Muir Woods National Monument, Mill Valley, CA. 40K likes. Reservations required for parking or shuttle - please visit (K).

Muir Woods National Monument: Great walking paths. Magical place - See 6, traveler reviews, 5, candid photos, and great deals for Mill Valley, CA, at Tripadvisor.5/5(K). Muir Woods boasts many lovely trails that crisscross the gorgeous redwood forest. First-time visitors to Muir Woods National Monument should follow the wheelchair- and stroller-accessible Main Trail Loop (1 mile, easy).

Leading from the visitors center on an easy and flat walk through the beautiful redwoods, this trail has an interpretive.

The monument is managed by the National Park Service and is open year round from am to sunset. An entrance fee is charged. The monument is busiest during the weekends and the middle of the day. For more information, write or call Muir Woods National Monument, Mill Valley, CA.

Explore Muir Woods National Monument holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. The old-growth redwoods at Muir Woods, just 12 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge, make up the closest redwood stand to San Francisco; more grandiose redwood forests are found further north in Mendocino and Humboldt counties.

Any vehicle between feet must access Muir Woods by taking Highway 1 to Muir Beach. Roads to Muir Woods National Monument are managed and regulated by the County of Marin. Vehicle idling and generator use are prohibited once at Muir Woods.

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Log In. or. Create New Account. The Columbian black tailed deer is a full time resident at Muir Woods and surrounding parkland. Keep your eye out for foraging fawns.

Using a park passport book is a great way to remember your adventures years or decades after your visit. Nearly all.Just a short drive north of San Francisco, Muir Woods National Monument protects a pristine area of about 97 hectares ( acres) of old-growth redwood forest.

Walk among the giant trees, which are some of the tallest living things on the planet. You can choose from several trails, ranging in length Location: 1 Muir Woods Rd, Mill Valley, CAUSA.