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Sequoia Park Forest & Garden

Sequoia Park is a 67 acre facility next to Sequoia Park Zoo that features walking and bicycle trails through the redwood forest, meadows, duck pond and two small creeks. The park includes two playgrounds, open turf grass, picnic tables, a restroom, group picnic area and a gazebo bandstand. Just outside the zoo’s northern perimeter is the Sequoia Park Garden, a gorgeous collection of dahlias and other colorful blooms maintained by volunteers Dave and Sylvia Douglas. The garden also features a wishing well and gazebo seating area.

The land of Sequoia Park was donated to the City of Eureka in 1894 by Bartlin and Henrietta Glatt as the last large stand of redwood trees in the city. Although logging did occur within the park, some of the original 40 acres of old-growth forest is still standing in the park gulch areas.

Sequoia Park has designated parking locations, an accessible sidewalk to picnic sites, an accessible restroom and a total of over a mile of wheelchair and baby buggy accessible asphalt paved trails. One trail is the old maintenance road that runs through the forest behind the zoo and the second is the Sequoia Creek Trail that heads west from the Duck Pond through meadows and loops back along a forested creek.

For more information on Sequoia Park, including gazebo rental reservations, visit the City of Eureka’s website.

Visit

Open Today from 10am to 5pm

Adults: $5.75

Children (3-12): $3.75

Seniors (60+): $4.75

Children under 3: Free

Zoo Members: Free

Directions

Events & Classes

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2015
11:30 am Grand Opening for the McLean Foundation Raptor Aviary
Grand Opening for the McLean Fou…
Apr 26 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Grand Opening for the McLean Foundation Raptor Aviary @ Eureka | California | United States
This year, Party for the Planet doubles as the grand opening for our brand new McLean Foundation Raptor Aviary, which will be home to our bald [...]
12:00 pm Party for the Planet
Party for the Planet
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Party for the Planet @ Eureka | California | United States
Join us this Earth Day on Sunday, April 26th for our Party for the Planet celebration! Party for the Planet 2015 will feature many [...]

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OUR MISSION: Sequoia Park Zoo inspires conservation of the natural world by instilling wonder, respect and passion for wildlife.