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Muir Woods National Monument

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1 Muir Woods Rd, Mill Valley, CA 94941
+1 415-561-2850
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Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods
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San Francisco Super Saver: City Tour plus Muir Woods and Sausalito Day Trip
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Muir Woods has a rich and varied history, from its use by the Coast Miwok people, to its early days of tourism and the Mount Tamalpais Mill Valley Scenic Railway, to an era of conservation, to modern preservation. In each era, the forest has been affected by the actions of humans, for better or for worse. Part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, this coastal redwood preserve features majestic redwoods and scenic hiking trails that draw more than 1.5 million visitors each year.
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1 Muir Woods Rd, Mill Valley, CA 94941
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Reviewed yesterday

Wow! I didnt really know what to expect here but wow! It is so quite and beautiful here. Very relaxing and calming! It was CHILLY! make sure you layer because it is very cool under the shade and can be cool/damp. I did the canopy...More

Thank lwest1124
Reviewed yesterday

We stopped here on our way from Yosemite to San Francisco. I had read the reviews that parking is very challenging and that we should get here early in the morning or late in the afternoon, however, that did not work with our schedule so...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the most beautiful places I have ever visited. Lush growth, green, green, green. High oxygen air content very refreshing. You should go!!

Thank kwdarby
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been in this park several times - enjoy it every single time. There are several paths, some easy and some needs effort. The winter is the best time to do this park, because of the damp air. I was there once in the...More

Thank sun20
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful trip to Muir Woods. It was a beautiful, easy walk and the trees were amazing. These would be my tips/thoughts if you are thinking of going.... 1. Arrive early, we arrived around 9:30am and had a wonderful visit that was not...More

2  Thank dssosebe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

what a wonderful site. so beautiful. The trip to was as much fun as Muir Woods. So well worth the trip.

Thank garymW2119RH
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place for a walk. Many trails from very short and flat to long and hard. Can't go wrong! A unique experience.

Thank Schrettner
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed my time at MW for several reasons. 1-Being the fact that people are trying to preserve nature - by preventing erosion - loved that they built boardwalks to prevent all the foot traffic from eroding the root systems of these glorious trees!...More

1  Thank Rhawig
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found out about muir woods from a random conversation with a man in a cafe and im so glad we did. Muir woods is just stunning. After a busy few days touring the city it was lovely to spend a few hours strolling through...More

Thank Sonia S
Reviewed 1 week ago

To enter the park you must pay $20 per person. However, the sign listing fees says "Military Free". This fee schedule is very misleading. I presented my Military ID, which is a military ID that states that I am a 100% P&T veteran. In most...More

Thank Charlene M
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Sevdalina S
11 November 2017|
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Response from Janet W | Reviewed this property |
I'm not from there so I really don't know. The key is to get there really early. Parking is better then as well. Regardless, go! Its a must do!
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DCA2012
10 November 2017|
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Response from Vijay K | Reviewed this property |
Not difficult....pl use the GPS.
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DCA2012
10 November 2017|
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Response from Rayal50 | Reviewed this property |
9:30 Is not too late to get to Muir Woods. The actual woods are in a valley with almost no sun on the floor of the valley. The Road in is windy, narrow and mostly wooded with good views to the east and west in places... More
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