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Thomas H. Kuchel Visitor Center

Highway 101, Orick, CA
+1 707-464-9150
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I like to stop and visit the info centers and gift shops. I was not disappointed by the vis center... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
WorldTrvlr13
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Roseburg, Oregon
via mobile
Nice ocean view at the back of the building

Wish I could have a house here. From inside the views were great and the help very friendly. This... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jim a
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Roseburg, Oregon
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good44%
  • Average4%
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Highway 101, Orick, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like to stop and visit the info centers and gift shops. I was not disappointed by the vis center. The building sits right on the beach. The wind was howling 40-50 mph so it was fun to stand inside and watch the waves for...More

Thank WorldTrvlr13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wish I could have a house here. From inside the views were great and the help very friendly. This is a cavernous place with books on the region, t-shirts and plenty of stuff to buy. Too bad everything's so expensive at gift shops.

Thank jim a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Forget the visitor's center -- it's nice, whatever. Walk along the beach. We spent all day driving in and out of redwood forests, but that beach -- it's the single most spectacular thing I experienced all day, if not in my entire life.

Thank doctorkansasbeef
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Good visitors center. I found the staff to be knowledgeable and helpful, and there is lots of general information about Redwood NP. It contains (of course) mugs, keychains and other 'stuff' to buy, which somewhat surprisingly includes products made in the region as well as...More

Thank half-Brit
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Be sure to stop by for any info you need about the redwood forests in Northern Humbolt county. We weren't real sure where to go see the best trees. Ranger Dale told us about Lady Bird Grove just minutes from this visitor center. Nice beach...More

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to San Francisco from Seattle after staying in the Jedediah campground. It was amazing to see how far we had traveled on 101 and to see the Pacific Ocean from here is amazing!!! My husband bought me a beautiful...More

Thank beatricea146
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This visitor center is very easy to get to from the main road. Staff is helpful and there is a beach right next to the center. Good place to orient yourself to the park and determine where you want to go to first to see...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped for restrooms and park stamps for collectors book. We walked down to the beach and learned what a sneaker was in the tsunami vocabulary world. Very clean restrooms!!! Helpful staff with directions to local attractions.

Thank CathyP1953
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Located just south of Orick, the visitor center is easy to get to off of Highway 101. It sits on the beach near the mouth of Redwood Creek and has great resources for visitors to Redwood National Park. If nothing else, it is a convenient...More

Thank lentz316
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We LOVE a good NPS Visitor Center, the gift shop, the Junior Ranger guides, the orientation videos and the opportunity for a posed photo with the welcome sign. Unfortunately, this Center was missing most of this. We left scratching our heads wondering "why doesn't NPS...More

Thank pollywog3
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