According to Lonely Planet Guide book, these are the tallest living things on Earth, coast redwoods (Sequoia sempervirens) are only found along California's coast. They can live for 2200 years, grow to 378ft talland achieve a diameter of 22ft at the base, with bark up to 12 in thick.
Soon it was time to take three little bodies home.
How amazing to have this great spot so close by! I am sure we will be back again.