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Henry Cowell State Park is a must see, with its beautiful old-growth redwoods.
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* '''Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park''', [http://www.santacruzstateparks.org/parks/henrycowell/]. Located on the south end of Felton on Highway 9. Long scenic trails filled with old growth redwoods, a nature center, and biking trails make this a great park to visit.
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* '''Roaring Camp Railroads'''[http://www.roaringcamp.com/] Located right next to Henry Cowell Redwoods. Take a train ride to the beach or a steam train into the redwoods.
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* '''Big Basin Redwoods State Park''', [http://www.bigbasin.org/index.html/] Located about 30 minutes north of Felton. Go north on hw9 and take hwy 236 at boulder creek. Contains a vistor's center, many deep trails along old growth redwoods, camp areas, and access to great scenic views. Longest trails lead towards the coast, which takes an all day commitment but very worthwhile.
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* '''Fall Creek State Park''', [http://www.santacruzstateparks.org/parks/fallcreek/] Located north of downtown Felton on Felton Empire rd. Contains secluded trails that lead deep into the forest. Very peaceful and beautiful. Also contains remains of items from a previous period of time, such as mines and frontier style shelters.
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Mountian Biking is always a lot of fun, and there is a lot of places to do it here.  
 
Mountian Biking is always a lot of fun, and there is a lot of places to do it here.  

Revision as of 17:58, 15 February 2009

Felton is a city in Santa Cruz County.

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Get in

From Highway 17, take The Mount Hermon Road Exit. Follow Mount Hermon Road until you reach a 4 way stop at Graham Hill Road. Turn Right to get to downtown.

Get around

Bring a Car.

Bicycle if you're local

See

  • Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, [1]. Located on the south end of Felton on Highway 9. Long scenic trails filled with old growth redwoods, a nature center, and biking trails make this a great park to visit.
  • Roaring Camp Railroads[2] Located right next to Henry Cowell Redwoods. Take a train ride to the beach or a steam train into the redwoods.
  • Big Basin Redwoods State Park, [3] Located about 30 minutes north of Felton. Go north on hw9 and take hwy 236 at boulder creek. Contains a vistor's center, many deep trails along old growth redwoods, camp areas, and access to great scenic views. Longest trails lead towards the coast, which takes an all day commitment but very worthwhile.
  • Fall Creek State Park, [4] Located north of downtown Felton on Felton Empire rd. Contains secluded trails that lead deep into the forest. Very peaceful and beautiful. Also contains remains of items from a previous period of time, such as mines and frontier style shelters.

Do

Mountian Biking is always a lot of fun, and there is a lot of places to do it here.

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Eat

Taqueria Vallerta is a great Taqueria in the area, but pricey at about 8 dollars for a burrito.

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