The Petrified Forest

Step back in Time, over 3 million years, and follow the trail of majestic petrified redwood giants arrayed before you in a fascinating grove in beautiful California wine country.

Location

4100 Petrified Forest Road
Calistoga CA, 94515

Contact

Local: 707-942-6667

Email: [email protected]

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  • Step back in Time, over 3 million years, and follow the trail of majestic petrified redwood giants arrayed before you in a fascinating grove in beautiful California wine country. Come take a walk with family and friends and be a witness to redwood trees that once grew in abundance here and were turned to stone 3.4 million years ago by a local volcano. Summer 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Begining Saturday, May 26, (Memorial Day weekend) through Labor Day. Winter 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. November 1 - March 31 Spring and Fall 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 1 - Memorial Day & Labor Day - October 31
    • Interesting stop between SF and Calistoga

      The petrified redwoods were impressive, I kept getting the feeling it was part of an elaborate practical joke of casting so many realistic trees in cement. Interesting bit of geo-history and a fun...

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    • Awesome

      This was a beautiful place to visit. Easy to walk. Staff was extremely friendly and full of knowledge. Trails are very easy to walk and want packed. You walk at your own pace and there are benches...

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    • Good value tour.

      Well laid out your trail. Great exhibits of petrified trees with explanations.Really interesting. Good gift shop.

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