Moonstone Beach Boardwalk in Cambria San Luis Obispo County California Big Sur Coast beach hike stroll walk central coast
The city of Cambria is located on Highway One at the north end of San Luis Obispo County, and has earned the nickname "Gateway to the Big Sur Coast." Like that stunning area to the north, Cambria has its own beautiful waterfront. Explore sandy beaches and rocky tide pools on a 2.85-mile round trip hike down Moonstone Beach Boardwalk, crossing a pristine beach that is... Read more.
By: hikespeak Published: Last updated: June 5, 2015 Image:
Dune Trail Montaña de Oro State Park Hazard Canyon Reef hike tide pools trail Los Osos California San Luis Obispo
For a quick one-mile jaunt in Montaña de Oro State Park, hike down Dune Trail to Hazard Canyon Reef. At the bottom of this oceanfront ravine there is a rocky shoreline graced with engaging tide pools. Explore up or down the coast to extend your stay, or settle in for a picnic on the sandy beach. The postcard views of Morro Rock are a good reason to stick around.The... Read more.
By: hikespeak Published: Last updated: May 30, 2015 Image:
Point Dume Natural Preserve Malibu California Overlook Point Dume State Preserve Malibu California hiking trail beach hike to Paradise Cove Pier
If you have driven through Malibu on PCH, then you have seen Point Dume, a dome-shaped promontory jutting into the Pacific at the northwest end of Santa Monica Bay. The point is surrounded by picturesque white sand beaches and sparking blue water. The headland is protected by Point Dume Natural Preserve, a California State Park. A mile of trails on Point Dume's bluffs... Read more.
By: hikespeak Published: Last updated: April 22, 2015 Image:
Laguna Point Boardwalk California MacKerricher State Park
Located three miles north of Fort Bragg in Mendocino County, MacKerricher State Park is an excellent place to step out and enjoy the North Coast of California. At the center of the park is Lake Cleone, a small freshwater lake within crawling distance of the Pacific. In addition to the 1.3-mile trail around that lake, there is a short enjoyable boardwalk to Laguna Point... Read more.
By: hikespeak Published: Last updated: June 23, 2015 Image:
Seascape Trail Palos Verdes Peninsula hike along bluff to Point Vicente Lighthouse ocean views tide pools
Looking for an easy family-friendly trail on the Palos Verdes Peninsula that also has great views? Seascape Trail is for you - crossing scenic coastal bluffs north of Point Vicente Lighthouse. The level trail is about 0.7 miles long with a meager 40 feet of elevation change. Starting from the Terrace Trail Access Point, this is a 1.5-mile hike with excellent ocean... Read more.
By: hikespeak Published: Last updated: May 30, 2015 Image:
Montaña de Oro Bluff Trail California Central Coast Trail bluff trail montana de oro state park bluff hike
Montaña de Oro State Park preserves 8,000 acres along the picturesque coast of San Luis Obispo County. This slice of Big Sur is located between Avila Beach and Morro Bay, and is a popular destination for beach-goers, hikers, mountain bikers, and horseback riders. The dramatic shoreline and thousand-foot mountains provide scenic setting for a host of great trails,... Read more.
By: hikespeak Published: Last updated: June 7, 2015 Image:


You've come to a tag page, one of the blogiest ways to browse Here are some more tags! The most common tags are the big ones at the top of the list. Have a look around. You may also find what you seek with the search feature on the Hike Finder Map.

Free Trails National Parks Ocean Views California State Parks Summits Waterfalls Tent Camping Creeks Angeles National Forest Adventure Pass Lakes Malibu Nature Trails Desert Canyons Off Trail Wildflowers Los Padres National Forest Big Sur San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Pacific Crest Trail Backpacking Campervan Camping New Zealand Department of Conservation Ruins Sequoia Groves Hydrothermal Australian National Parks Wheelchair-Friendly Beaches Los Osos Griffith Park Santa Ynez Mountains Redwood Groves Topanga Montaña de Oro State Park Topanga State Park Borrego Springs Caves Lone Pine Pacific Palisades Bouldering Irish Hills Tongariro National Park Giant Forest Trail Camp Mammoth Lakes Walk-in Camping Hollywood Backbone Trail Grand Junction Mines Yosemite Valley Fruita Agoura Hills Altadena La Cañada Flintridge New Zealand National Parks Rotorua Morros Malibu Creek State Park Azusa Lookout Towers Lava Tasmania's 60 Great Short Walks John Muir Trail Cleveland National Forest Goleta Island in the Sky Zion Canyon Arcadia Morro Bay Phillip Island Rainforests Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone Badlands Claremont Arches Golden Trout Wilderness Hot Springs San Ysidro Mountains Grant Grove San Bernardino National Forest Freycinet Peninsula Onondaga County Geyser Basins Ansel Adams Wilderness Accommodations Coles Bay Columbia River Gorge Gaviota State Park Verdugo Mountains Santa Lucia Mountains Newbury Park Giant Sequoia National Monument Boardwalks Palos Verdes Peninsula Tide Pools Brentwood Pasadena Silver Moccasin Trail Westridge-Canyonback Wilderness Park Western Divide Ranger District Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Freycinet National Park Orange County Parks Ohakune Tasman Peninsula Western Divide Thousand Oaks Gifford Pinchot National Forest John Muir Wilderness Point Mugu State Park Adirondack Mountains Morro Bay State Park Adirondack Park Paicines Morteros Trabuco Ranger District Topanga Canyon San Bernardino Mountains Hobart Lighthouses Santa Ana Mountains Castle Crags State Park Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park Whakapapa Village Domes Will Rogers State Park Craters Sand Dunes Oases Water Slides Stairs Lava Tubes Natural Bridges Burbank Palomar Ranger District San Jacinto Ranger District Cambria Idyllwild South Coast Wilderness Labrador Hollow Unique Area San Jacinto Mountains Cedar Grove Mount William National Park Cortland County Binghamton University Nature Preserve Vestal Black Hills Laguna Beach Waiotapu Topatopa Mountains Tully New York State Forests Tasman National Park Volcanoes Tarzana Yellowstone River Picnic Area Going-to-the-Sun Road Continental Divide Wind Caves Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park San Vicente Mountain Park Petroglyphs Cliff Jumping Moab Avila Beach Montecito Julian Bike Trail Silver Peak Wilderness Wildlife Viewing Newhall Pearblossom Rancho Palos Verdes Temescal Gateway Park Springville Blue Mountain Lake Avila Valley Sheep Mountain Wilderness Crestline Carpinteria Lake Elsinore Placerita Canyon Natural Area Snowshoeing Sun Valley Catalina Island Tujunga Humboldt Redwoods State Park Tauranga Cal Poly Richardson Grove Redwoods State Park Wenatche National Forest San Pedro Sierra Pelona Mountains Emma Wood State Beach Calabasas Placerita Canyon State Park Mount Wellington Mount Shasta Shasta-Trinity National Forest Castle Crags Wilderness Taupo Lodge Blowholes Saltwater River Eaglehawk Neck Crystal Cove State Park Summit Valley Observatories Waimangu Volcanic Valley Custer Okere Falls Scenic Reserve Okere Falls Rangitikei Te Awamutu Marvin Braude Mulholland Gateway Park Summit Valley Edmund D. Edelman Park Elephant Seals New York State Parks Bishop Peak Natural Reserve California Coastal Trail Hume Lake Ranger District Santa Susana Mountains Wellington Park Beverly Hills Leo Carrillo State Park Redwood Mountain Grove Swimming Holes Mount Field National Park Limekiln State Park Andrew Molera State Park Whananaki North Launceston Britz Wilsons Promontory National Park Campervan Review Campervan Rental Tauwhara Bay Otamure Recreation Reserve San Simeon Fallbrook Monserate Mountain Preserve Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park Agua Dulce Otamure Bay Douglas-Apsley National Park Hokianga Harbour Great Western Tiers Saint Columba Falls State Reserve Pyengana Liffey Falls State Reserve Liffey Fallbrook Land Conservancy Koalas Cape Woolamai State Faunal Reserve Newport Beach Jamesville Freeride Trails El Capitán State Beach Conejo Valley West Hills Simi Hills Bechino Newport Bay Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve Weir Canyon Wilderness Park Santiago Oaks Regional Park Baldwinsville Beaver Lake Nature Center Clark Reservation State Park Onondaga County Park Whitewater Preserve Anaheim Playa Vista Docent-led Hikes Matamata Cataract Gorge Reserve Manhattan High Line Mount Maunganui Aerial Greenway Papamoa Arroyo Grande Whitewater Rafting Top 10 Holiday Park Boat Cruise Crazy Horse Memorial Portland Forest Park Santa Lucia Wilderness GPS Navigators SOS Beacons Memorials Lookout Tower Satellite Communicators Fiscalini Ranch Preserve Murupara Santa Margarita Guy W. Talbot State Park Oregon State Parks Backpackers Lodge B&B Berriedale Yucca Valley San Rafael Hills Eugene Mission Trails Regional Park Hobbiton Lord of the Rings Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Motor Lodge Hunterville Turangi Santee Concretions Mangaweka Getty View Park Green Lakes State Park Santa Clarita Arco Palos Verdes Estates Castaic Hollywood Hills Cooke City Bison Studio City Duarte Jenner Garberville Porterville Maricopa Myers Flat Weott Fort Bragg Orick Crescent City Glendale Devils Tower MacKerricher State Park Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park Salt Point State Park Lake Tikitapu Scenic Reserve Sespe Wilderness Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary App Review Cinder Cones Culver City Lake Michigan Tuna Canyon Park Stroller-Friendly Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area El Chorro Regional Park Ventura River Cucamonga Wilderness Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook State Park Pismo Beach Amboy Palomar Mountains Primitive Camping Refugio State Beach Warner Springs Orange Bel Air Nicholas Flat Natural Preserve Peters Canyon Regional Park Monrovia Monrovia Canyon Park San Jacinto Wilderness Mount San Jacinto State Park Fayetteville Banning Kings Canyon Santa Clarita Woodlands Park Cayucos Harmony Headlands State Park Hearst San Simeon State Park Central Park San Bernardino San Mateo Canyon Wilderness Murrieta Brea Carbon Canyon Regional Park Calaveras Big Trees State Park Canoe & Kayak Simi Valley Las Cruces Carpinteria Bluffs Nature Preserve BLM Laguna Coast Wilderness Park Huntington Beach Amboy Crater National Natural Landmark Big Bear Lake Sonora Carpinteria Salt Marsh Nature Park Cross Country Skiing