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Newton B. Drury Scenic Parkway is the scenic alternative to Hwy 101. This ten-mile (16-km) drive through old-growth redwood forest in Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park, takes just a few more minutes and avoids the steep grades of the park bypass.
Along the way, look for access to numerous trailheads such as Big Tree and Ah Pah. Be sure to keep an eye out for the wild Roosevelt Elk herds that roam the park.
Hike with your Dog on Cal-Barrel Road
EASY LEVEL - This is a paved 3-mile road, Closed to cars. It's a winding road through old-growth forest in Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park. Located north of the Prairie Creek Visitor Center on Newton B. Drury Scenic Parkway.
No commercial vehicles permitted.