We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Great view

A good place for a good walk. The path is perfect for strollers and walkers. Pic nic sites are... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
WombatBen
,
Montreal, Canada
via mobile
Beautiful

Absolutely beautiful trail. It wasn’t overcrowded when we went and plenty of space to roam around... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
rhodmas21
,
Sioux City, Iowa
via mobile
Read all 184 reviews
87
All photos (87)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“glass beach”(44 reviews)
“entire length”(2 reviews)
“headed north”(2 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
27°
Sep
21°
Oct
13°
Nov
Contact
Fort Bragg, CA
Website
Reviews (184)
Filter reviews
178 results
Traveller rating
132
42
3
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
132
42
3
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsglass beachentire lengthheaded northwonderful opportunitybeachcomber motelgreat place to walk and enjoysecluded beachgreat morningbike rideeasy walkmackerricher state parknoyo harborbeautiful walkstunning ocean viewswild flowersthe north endhaul road
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 178 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A good place for a good walk. The path is perfect for strollers and walkers. Pic nic sites are available.

Thank WombatBen
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful trail. It wasn’t overcrowded when we went and plenty of space to roam around. Definitely worth a stop.

Thank rhodmas21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Fort Bragg on the way from Seattle to San Francisco and although the town is a little run down due to the demise of the logging industry they investment in the Coastal Trail is excellent and is well worth a visit. Most...More

2  Thank David W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful views of the ocean, the cliffs, and some great spots to look back at the village of Fort Bragg. The Trail is easy to access, kid, bike, stroller, and wheelchair easy... Dog friendly, keep the furry kids on leash and bring your camera... Park...More

Thank rhogage
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful place. You have to check the tides. People who complain that there’s hardly any glass must have visited it during high tides. The glass beach is tucked away between cliffs but it right next to the parking lot! We didn’t find it...More

Thank IVS
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We enjoyed our walks, beautiful views all along the trail. It is a nice paved trail. Fun place for people watching too

Thank luvtoread
Reviewed August 13, 2018

The Fort Bragg Coastal trail is a must walk. See places you have never seen before. Easy walk and you won't be sorry.

Thank CVDV35
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Take a deliteful walk with the ocean breeze blowing in your hair and breathtaking views in every direction. Visit Glass Beach and then ride the Skunk Train. Stay the night at the Harbor Inn overlooking Noyo Harbor and visit the botanical gardens in the morning...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is a great well traveled path. It is great to see people out walking, with and without dogs. The views are amazing and it is a fun way to access Glass Beach. Give yourself a couple hours to walk off the yummy meals you...More

Thank gdncd
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Great hike along a long stretch of beach, lots of sea birds, and turkey vultures, saw whales and dolphins. Highly recommended.

Thank Erna P
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 23 hotels in Fort Bragg
Travelodge by Wyndham Fort Bragg
408 reviews
.69 km away
Oceanside Inn & Suites
148 reviews
.70 km away
Best Western Vista Manor Lodge
631 reviews
.72 km away
Beach House Inn
247 reviews
.75 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 91 restaurants in Fort Bragg
Cowlicks Hand Made Ice Cream
505 reviews
1.22 km away
Eggheads Restaurant
760 reviews
1.14 km away
Piaci Pub & Pizzeria
413 reviews
1.16 km away
Mayan Fusion
367 reviews
1.03 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 45 attractions in Fort Bragg
Noyo Headlands Park
101 reviews
1.33 km away
Mendocino Coast Model Railroad & Historical Society
52 reviews
.98 km away
Glass Beach
1,869 reviews
.33 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Barbara C
April 1, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from CMC4N6 | Reviewed this property |
There two different locations of Glass Beach. One involves going down a steep hill to the beach and it is disappointing. Just north of that, there is a residential street with a gate that opens to take you to a flatter... More
1
Vote
Supriya B
May 2, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Gangamar | Reviewed this property |
The trail starts at Glass Beach. From Highway 1 (Main Street in Fort Bragg), head west on Elm Street (there's a stoplight at that corner). There's ample parking at the trail head. I've never walked the entire trail, so I... More
4
Votes
Dana C
April 17, 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Bobbiecall | Reviewed this property |
Yep-on a leash only.Enjoy!
2
Votes