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Avenue of the Giants, Weott, CA
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fun to see, no need to stop

Having never been in a flood, and only seeing them on TV, it's amazing to see this sign and imagine... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
JDZatSF
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San Francisco, USA
Right on the side of the road

Check out the movie they show at the visitor center about the devastating flood the area dealt with... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
gidgetcindy
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San Diego, California
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16 Sep 2017
“fun to see, no need to stop”
6 Jul 2017
“Right on the side of the road”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Avenue of the Giants, Weott, CA
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Having never been in a flood, and only seeing them on TV, it's amazing to see this sign and imagine what was going on, how much water there was, what was drenched and drowned, how high the water got and how it eventually receded. I...More

Thank JDZatSF
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Check out the movie they show at the visitor center about the devastating flood the area dealt with in 1964, then check out the height of the pole and it really hits home.

Thank gidgetcindy
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

The pole shows how high the water got in the flood of 1964. It's fascinating to realize how much of the area was underwater.

Thank Rosemary W
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

The 1964 flood was an environmental catastrophe brought on by a rare weather combination, as well as the irresponsible clearcutting of surrounding watersheds, where rainfall just ran down to the creeks, streams and then river.

1  Thank GlennFrancoSimmons
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

One of the many strange sights along the Avenue of the Giants, and one of the easier to miss. Just off the side of the road is an extremely tall sign indicating the height of the flood waters that all but wiped out the original...More

1  Thank chairduck
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