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Humboldt Redwoods State Park is located 30 miles (48 km) south of Eureka, California, near Weott, in southern Humboldt County, within northern California. Established by the Save-the-Redwoods League in 1921 with the dedication of the Raynal Bolling Memorial Grove, it has grown to become the third largest park in the California State Park System, containing nearly 53,000 acres (210 km) through acquisitions and gifts to the state. It is part of the Northern California coastal forests ecoregion and has 23,600 acres (96 km) of old-growth forests that include the largest contiguous remaining old-growth redwood forest in the world, which totals approximately 10,000 acres. At 17,000 acres (69 km) this forest, comprising the entire Bull Creek...