Redwood National and State Parks

Redwood National and State Parks

Alder Basin Trail

* Location: Del Norte Coast Redwoods State Park
* Trailhead: Accessed via Mill Creek Campground Trail, across from Mill Creek Campground entrance off Hwy 101
* Mileage: 1
* Difficulty Level: Easy, flat
* Description: This creekside stroll offers children and adults numerous opportunities to spot small wildlife, aquatic insects, salamanders, and juvenile fish in Mill Creek. Walk beside red alder, vine maple, and willow, classic streamside (riparian) vegetation bending to the breeze.