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!

      Today my husband and I took a docent led tour of the Petrified Forest. The weather was perfect! The morning was a tad bit chilly at 67, but by 11:00, it had warmed up to 74. We opted for the 11:00am...

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    • Petrifying!

      I've been to the petrified forest in Arizona, and loved it, but I found this one more impressive. I'm surprised it's not a state or national park, These once towering redwoods are still magnificent...

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    • Unique and outdoor walking

      I think this could be more comfortable when the weather is not hot. Bring your water bottle. The guide will add interest to your tour by adding history of its discovery and the people that lived in...

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