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Big Basin Redwoods State Park is a local favorite, with access to hiking trails, surf spots, and scenic viewpoints.

Big Basin Redwoods State Park features towering redwoods and a refreshing forest experience. This is a great campground for Bay Area or Santa Cruz residents looking to get into the woods for a weekend. 

Huckleberry Campground offers 30 tent campsites and 36 tent cabins. The tent campsites are relatively private, and the tent cabins must be reserved in advance here. Each campground offers a picnic table, fire pit, and food locker. Some of the sites are very close to Sempervirens Creek. 

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Surfing
Hiking
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Dog Friendly
Picnic Area
Wildlife

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