Portola Redwoods State Park

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Portola Redwoods State Park
IUCN category II (national park)
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Ferns in Portola Redwoods State Park
Location San Mateo County, California, USA
Nearest city La Honda, California, USA
Coordinates 37°15′35″N 122°12′00″W / 37.25972°N 122.20000°W / 37.25972; -122.20000Coordinates: 37°15′35″N 122°12′00″W / 37.25972°N 122.20000°W / 37.25972; -122.20000
Area 2800 acres (11 km²)
Established 1945
Governing body California Department of Parks and Recreation

Portola Redwoods State Park is a California state park, located in San Mateo County. Peters Creek and Pescadero Creek meet in Portola, and are the park's primary watercourses, and feature numerous tributaries. Tip Toe Falls is a small waterfall along Fall Creek, a tributary of Pescadero Creek. Portola Redwoods State Park contains approximately 18 miles of hiking trails, a small car-camping campground of about 50 campsites, four group campsites, and Slate Creek Trail Camp.


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