Redwood Drive Thru Trees

Social media is a universal tool that has brought more people than ever to access places like these drive through Redwood trees in Humboldt County. Each of the sculpted trees are privately owned tourist destinations. The growing popularity and commodification of the coastal Redwood has brought visitors from all over to marvel over the grandness of these trees, however the use of countless Instagram images of vehicles driving through the same tree portrays this human impact as one to reflect on.

-Francesca Watts