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
Santa Rosa 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.

    • Stepping back in time

      An interesting “nature walk” through time and place. A tremendous volcanic eruption 3.4 million years ago transformed the surrounding area, creating ash fall and petrified redwoods. The cashier gave...

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    • Interesting…nothing super spectacular.

      We saw the signs for the Petrified Forest as it was on our route to Santa Rosa and we had some extra time, so we decided to check it out. The building with the gift shop was beautiful and decorated...

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    • Local experience

      Glad we stopped by. Don't do this place though and think you've done a Petrified Forest. For a real Petrified Forest, go to the one in Arizona.

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