child and mother in Redwoods

Big and Bold

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Sonoma County is home to some of the most inspiring landscapes in northern California, including ancient forests of coast redwoods. Step onto the path of the Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Preserve, ideal for families and explorers of all abilities, and immediately notice the hushed calm and cool stillness.

Pause to look up, catching a glimpse of treetops towering more than 300 feet above. It's so quiet – or is it? Breathe deep and listen closely. That's the sound of life opening up. And you don't just hear it. You can feel it. Begin your journey with this trip idea:

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