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Address: 13708 Avenue of the Giants, Myers Flat, CA
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Seriously needs some work

The Drive-Thru Tree is not drive through any longer. Half of the road has severely sunk (from the rainy winter?). I was a bit disappointed that I couldn't drive through - the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jstauf51
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Oregon
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Drive-Thru Tree is not drive through any longer. Half of the road has severely sunk (from the rainy winter?). I was a bit disappointed that I couldn't drive through - the signage should be changed to the walk-through tree! Overall, the park was pretty soggy and wet. I was really hoping for some nice photographs, but they were "marred"... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Not that big nor awe inspiring, couldn't drive car through because road was destroyed, took couple pictures and left. Would still recommend.

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Philadelphia, United States
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Good photos of drive through trees for the price!!!!!!!! We didn't have good cell phone service and it was easy to find from 101 as we were driving down from Seattle. The people were super friendly who ran the place and we pulled out or selfie stick and took a photo under it!!

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Thank beatricea146
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

I stopped by this attraction in the beginning of January. The gift shop was closed, there was no attendant, but it was still open! I put $6 in the box and drove my rental car THROUGH A TREE! It was great. Took my time and snapped some pics since I had the place to myself. Extremely fun roadside attraction.

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Thank Anna H
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We had concerns about getting thru since a previous poster said they failed in an MDX. We had no problems- tight squeeze, but you're driving thru a tree. It is $6. Please don't worry or complain if your car doesn't make it or you're too scared to do it - facing your fears or running from them is half the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We stopped by this place on our tour of kitschy landmarks on highway 101. This particular drive thru tree is on a small plot of land, and I can't imagine how cars get through here during peak summer season. The tree itself is kind of sad, and not half as nice as the one over in Leggett. There were also... More 

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Thank FriuliFan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

There are other drive-thru trees which are more worth your time than this one. It is barely standing, with cables wrapped around the upper part to hold it together.

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1 Thank Donna K
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Cost is $6 to drive your SMALL car through a giant redwood tree. Kind of cheesy but hey you get to drive through a 3000 year old giant redwood!!

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Thank Terri K
Los Angeles, California
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60 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is an easy stop if you are doing the "Avenue of the Giants" drive through the redwoods. This is one of three drive-through trees. They are all private tourist attractions. To say it's a tourist attraction doesn't mean it's a rip-off. It's a miniscule $6 to drive a car through the tree. Better be a narrow car though. Easy... More 

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San Francisco, California
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125 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I enjoyed my stop at the Shrine Tree, it was a quick detour off Highway 101 on the way to Fortuna though I liked their competitor down the road better. Shrine beats others with their very cute "tree houses" - houses carved in to dead Redwoods, surprisingly cute.

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