See the vibrant colors of the East Coast’s natural wonders with this day trip over the California Coast with a stop at the Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park. You will first learn about the poignant history of your first stop at Pigeon Point Lighthouse before you head on to the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. The sanctuary is loaded with rich marine life both local and exotic, but all a sight to behold. Then you head to the California Coastal National Monument to take great photographs as this significant landmark before you head on to explore Santa Cruz and the landscapes of the San Lorenzo Valley. You’ll get to spend over an hour at Roaring Camp Railroads and even get the time to eat a good lunch. You will need it too as your next stop is an exploration into the old, towering redwoods found at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, learning about their importance. Your last stop is at Davenport in Santa Cruz County, and beaches will give you the perfect backdrop for a memorable photograph of your adventures.