History point along the Avenue of Giants. This article tells of the 100-year flood of 1964

Newspaper article about the flood of 1964

One of the articles telling of the 1964 100-year flood at Eel River.

According to California Dept of Parks and Recreation, clearcutting above Bull Creek led to much destruction at Eel River. Across the Pacific Northwest, more than 20 major highway and county bridges were destroyed in that flood.

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