16-Month 2019 Calendar. Images by local photographer Michael Santa Cruz. California Redwoods, include both the Coastal Redwoods growing along the fog laden coast of Northern California and the Sierra Redwoods growing the western slopes of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. These redwoods are some of the oldest and tallest trees in the world, growing over 300 feet tall and living up to 3,000 years. These photos capture some of the timeless beauty that these glorious trees embody.