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Point Reyes Hiking Trails

Point Reyes National Seashore, CA 94956
+1 415-663-8054
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Trip to the very end of the park

From the visitors center to the area near the lighthouse (which was closed) was a 30 minute drive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
melwine1995
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Bethesda, Maryland
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Abbott's Lagoon Trail

Walked this trail on a cloudy afternoon in July, took about forty minutes to walk from the parking... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Meg H
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Point Reyes National Seashore, CA 94956
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the visitors center to the area near the lighthouse (which was closed) was a 30 minute drive on bumpy roads through small residential areas and dairy farms. The hiking trail is just over a mile of a very narrow path up and down hills...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked this trail on a cloudy afternoon in July, took about forty minutes to walk from the parking lot to the ocean on a flat trail. There's a large parking lot at the trailhead with a single bathroom. The trail passes through some brush and...More

1  Thank Meg H
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

This is a great place to visit with many trails to choose from, from easy to hard. We hiked the Bear Valley trail loop, started from the visitor center and went from there. It's about a 10 mile loop , but fairly easy and shaded,...More

1  Thank SteveBTang
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

We only visited Point Reyes for a short time, but it was clear that there are many nice hiking trails to choose from and many environments to experience at this scenic national seashore. There is an informative museum at the park entrance and the rangers...More

1  Thank SteveT6029677454
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

While in the area, we walked a few of the hiking trails in Point Reyes National Seashore. With our normal lack of planning we went to the information centre for some sound advice, The gentleman on the desk (sorry I didn't make a note of...More

3  Thank Ken P
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

We had one day, so with the help of a National Park Service staff, we planned a 11-12 mile hike to be completed in less than 6 hours (we had to be back at the center by a certain time to catch the stagecoach bus...More

1  Thank Suet L
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

We headed up here on our last day in the area and were so glad we di. We brought our own water and picnic and it turned out to be a lovely sunny spring day. We stopped at the Bear Valley Visitor centre where there...More

1  Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

You can do every thing from open sandy beaches to ridge top fir forest .go to park head quarters in olema for info and many great spots to hike and bike. Bring water and snacks it is easy to burn up time out there

1  Thank greendragongenetics
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

If you like to hike or just be outdoors, this place is for you - at least, this needs to be on your bucket list. The trails are easy to moderate but either way, relaxing and serene. If you live in the SF Bay area,...More

Thank 637davinc
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing place to take a hike in Northern California! There are almost 100 miles of incredibly variety from trails along the seacoast, to trails through verdant valleys, to trails along the ridge crest of a temperate rain forest. I spent a great...More

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abh345678
March 13, 2017|
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
I went on the Earthquake Trail near the visitor center. The trail could easily be traversed by a wheel chair. It is across​ the street from the visitor center.
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Laura R
November 14, 2016|
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Response from Thewondererca | Reviewed this property |
There us a long drive between hotels and Poiny Reyes through several ranches but dont be discouraged its worth it for sure.
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