The Golden State is one of the largest and most diverse in the nation. It offers everything from exciting cities to beautiful beaches, soaring mountains, towering redwood trees, world-famous amusement parks and a wealth of other delights. If you’re planning a road trip through California with the kids, these are some of the top spots to take in.
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Drive Through a Tree on the Avenue of the Giants
Humboldt Redwoods State Park is home to one the largest remaining contiguous old-growth forest of coast redwoods in the world. This unspoiled region of Northern California not only offers a wealth of outdoor adventure, but the opportunity to drive your car right through one of the giant trees, something that’s sure to thrill the kids. You’ll find the famous Shrine Drive-Thru Tree four miles south of the park visitor center in Myers Flat. Click Next to See More …