|Height:||Elevation:||159 ft (48 m)||GPS Latitude:||41.81411|
|Volume:||Creek:||Clarks Creek||GPS Longitude:||-124.10984|
|Width:||Grove:||Huntington-Metcalf Grove||Discovery Date:|
|Age:||Park:||Jedediah Smith Redwoods SP||Discovered By:|
Notes: Buffalo Chip is a multi-stem coast redwood with a disctinctive basal burl which resembles buffalo manure.
Drive: Buffalo Chip is 293 mi (472 km) north of San Francisco near Crescent City.
Northbound: From U.S. Highway 101, 5 mi (8 km) north of Crescent City, take exit 794 to U.S. Highway 199. Drive east 2.8 mi (4.5 km) on U.S. Highway 199 to Walker Road.
Southbound: From U.S. Highway 101, 5 mi (8 km) north of Crescent City, turn left onto Elk Valley Cross Road to connect to U.S. Highway 199. Turn left and drive southeast 0.3 mi (0.5 km) on Elk Valley Cross Road to U.S. Highway 199. Turn left again and drive east 2.3 mi (3.7 km) on U.S. Highway 199 to Walker Road.
|Rating:||Easy||One-Way Distance:||350 ft||(107 m)||Ascent:||8 ft||(2 m)|
|Time:||2 min||Off-Trail:||0 mi||(0 km)||Descent:||4 ft||(1 m)|
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Photos: Pictures of Buffalo Chip Tree taken from different sides