First-Ever Parent’s Guide to Redwoods Offers Travel Tips, Activities and More!

Photo by Paolo Vescia
Photo by Paolo Vescia

Jennifer Benito
Save the Redwoods League
(415) 820-5814

Save the Redwoods League introduces a free travel guide for parents and kids

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA (May 14, 2013) — Before you pack up your vehicle full of camping gear this summer be sure to download Save the Redwoods League’s new Parent’s Guide to the Coast Redwoods. This first edition provides travel tips, activities and more for parents that want to introduce children to the wonders of the redwood forest. It is chock-full of inside information on where to go, what to pack, and what to do to make the most of the experience. This valuable resource will help the busy parent, grandparent, family member or guardian plan a memorable, fun-filled adventure into the forest.

“We are thrilled to offer this free guide to parents or anyone interested in sharing the magic of the redwoods with young people,” said Jennifer Benito, outreach director for Save the Redwoods League. “We strongly believe a child’s first redwood memory will positively influence that child for many years to come.”

To download the free guide, please visit To schedule an interview or to obtain images, please contact Jennifer Benito at (415) 820-5814 or

About Save the Redwoods League
Since 1918, Save the Redwoods League has protected and restored redwood forests and connected people with their peace and beauty so these wonders of the natural world flourish. Unfortunately, some ancient redwoods remain unprotected, and forests that are protected face threats from a changing environment, disease and devastating government budget cuts. Donations help us save these special places, allowing us to purchase redwood land, restore logged forests, research how to best protect them and teach children and adults about these magical expressions of life. To date the League has completed the purchase of more than 190,000 acres of redwood forest and associated land. For more information, please visit, or to receive monthly email updates, sign up at

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