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Drive through tree!!

Good photos of drive through trees for the price!!!!!!!! We didn't have good cell phone service and it was easy to find from 101 as we were driving down from Seattle. The people... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 January 2017
beatricea146
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Philadelphia, United States
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Philadelphia, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Good photos of drive through trees for the price!!!!!!!! We didn't have good cell phone service and it was easy to find from 101 as we were driving down from Seattle. The people were super friendly who ran the place and we pulled out or selfie stick and took a photo under it!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

I stopped by this attraction in the beginning of January. The gift shop was closed, there was no attendant, but it was still open! I put $6 in the box and drove my rental car THROUGH A TREE! It was great. Took my time and snapped some pics since I had the place to myself. Extremely fun roadside attraction.

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We had concerns about getting thru since a previous poster said they failed in an MDX. We had no problems- tight squeeze, but you're driving thru a tree. It is $6. Please don't worry or complain if your car doesn't make it or you're too scared to do it - facing your fears or running from them is half the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

We stopped by this place on our tour of kitschy landmarks on highway 101. This particular drive thru tree is on a small plot of land, and I can't imagine how cars get through here during peak summer season. The tree itself is kind of sad, and not half as nice as the one over in Leggett. There were also... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

There are other drive-thru trees which are more worth your time than this one. It is barely standing, with cables wrapped around the upper part to hold it together.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Cost is $6 to drive your SMALL car through a giant redwood tree. Kind of cheesy but hey you get to drive through a 3000 year old giant redwood!!

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is an easy stop if you are doing the "Avenue of the Giants" drive through the redwoods. This is one of three drive-through trees. They are all private tourist attractions. To say it's a tourist attraction doesn't mean it's a rip-off. It's a miniscule $6 to drive a car through the tree. Better be a narrow car though. Easy... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

I enjoyed my stop at the Shrine Tree, it was a quick detour off Highway 101 on the way to Fortuna though I liked their competitor down the road better. Shrine beats others with their very cute "tree houses" - houses carved in to dead Redwoods, surprisingly cute.

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Antioch, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Driving through the Shrine Tree is a must for any Redwoods visitor! For a small fee you can drive your car through a redwood tree at this quaint spot along 101.

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Davidson, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

People often laugh at all the old fashioned road side attractions but you've got to admit... road trips in America would be poorer without them. My childhood was filled with memories from weird and wonderful stops like this one, so while introducing my own daughter to the Redwoods the Shrine Drive-Through Tree is something we just had to do. We... More 

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