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Meandering toward the coast.

Very pretty drive. Town of Trinidad very lovely. Beautiful gardens and cute shops and a nice... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Ellen D
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Tempe, Arizona
Beautiful drive.

We camped in the Rush Creek Campground, the road was a little rough but it was very peaceful and... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
NinaL3039
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Louisiana
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This 120-mile U.S. Forest Service Scenic Byway climbs from 2,000 feet to 6,500 feet, following the path of early miners and settlers.
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

Very pretty drive. Town of Trinidad very lovely. Beautiful gardens and cute shops and a nice beach view. Amazing natural food grocery store.

Thank Ellen D
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We camped in the Rush Creek Campground, the road was a little rough but it was very peaceful and the sound of running water made it easy to sleep.

Thank NinaL3039
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This is not Trinity Heritage, it is Trinity RIVER Byway... They are 2 different locations get it together Trip Advisor

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 19 June 2018

For locals, it's simply the primary way to get from the Sacramento Valley to the North Coast, but if you've never tried it, it's a wonderfully scenic trip through mixed evergreen forest; open, hilltop prairies; past quaint and colorful hamlets; and finally into the redwood...More

Thank stevenmO3205EP
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This place exceeded our expectations! The day we came we had sunny and a bright blue sky. The pictures turned out fantastic with the contrast of crystal clear blue/green water and majestic trees and mountains. With a ride for the day or week.

Thank gjohnson942
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Drove this from 101 to get to the 5 going south toward home after a two week road trip. It was a beautiful drive with the road winding along the Trinty River. Lots of breath taking views. Big downer, road work, every two the 3...More

Thank grpandnana
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Fun, delightful place and great food at reasonable prices!! Do not pass on the sausage and gravy biscuits! Really enjoyed this restaurant! Right on the Main St., it is the best!

Thank MarceeBright
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The scenery is lovely but the road is very winding so slow down to enjoy the view. Not as pretty as Alaska (where I live) but lovely nonetheless. Enjoyed the slower pace, vistas and fresh air.

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Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

While I would have preferred the ride on two wheels it is nevertheless a very scenic ride in a car too. I love water and the rivers around here are gorgeous.

Thank taarhaug
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

We drove through on business but the gorgeous scenery and snowy mountains made it a vacation! Hazardous driving in the snow I'm sure but this is country not to be missed. Absolutely beautiful with lots of recreation in good weather.

Thank uanahelefromhi
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Peggy M
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There are several small towns along the way, but you should have at least a half tank of gas before you start as there is nothing available through the mountain passes. We had that and needed to gas up in Trinity before... More
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