Sunday, June 5, 2011

Under Giants...

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We just spent a few days down in California to visit the Redwoods for our 10th Anniversary. This trail is called the Damnation Creek trail and took us through majestic Redwood groves down to the Ocean. The trail was steep and fun going down but going up was another matter. It is a 4 mile round trip hike and the last 1. 4 miles drops 1,000 feet from the forest to the Ocean. I carried Sollie up in the backpack most of the way back up and man that was a workout. It was a beautiful hike and I highly recommend it if you ever find yourself in the Del Norte Coast Redwoods.

6 comments:

MamaWestWind said...

How gorgeous! I've always wanted to visit those grandfather trees.

Becca

Mama Gone Green said...

Lovely photos! Looks like fun!!

natalie mae lambson said...

oh happy ten to you! last month was our ten year too! your photo's are so beautiful..makes me miss home
-natalie

Melanie~Our Ash Grove said...

Heidi you are so lucky to have been able to visit those trees!!! It is something I have always wanted to do- someday I will!
<3

MJ said...

One day I will take my children to see those magnificent trees! Happy anniversary!!

April said...

We hiked Damnation a year ago - what a tiring but BEAUTIFUL hike! :)