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Buzzard's Roost at Big Basin Redwoods State Park

Great moderate hike to high point overlooking Big Basin and the Santa Cruz Mountains.

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Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 4.5 miles
Duration: 1-3 hours
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Overview :  This is one of the favorite Big Basin hikes: It starts on the legendary Redwood Trail near the park headquarters, heads over to Blooms... more »

Tips:  Wear sturdy shoes with plenty of tread: the trail gets pretty rugged near the top.

Watch for banana slugs but don't touch them;... more »

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