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Recommended Routes in Big Basin Redwoods State Park - 5

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Favorite West Waddell Creek trickles through a verdant forest in Big Basin Redwoods State Park.
Intermediate/Difficult

Berry Creek Falls Loop

9.7 mi 15.6 km 1,844' Up 562.19 m Up 1,835' Down 559.42 m Down

Boulder…, CA
Favorite West Waddell Creek trickles through a verdant forest in Big Basin Redwoods State Park.
Intermediate

Skyline to the Sea Trail

25.4 mi 40.9 km 1,910' Up 582.14 m Up 4,515' Down 1376.15 m Down

Saratoga, CA
Favorite A view near the top of the Skyline to the Sea Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Lane Camp Loop

12.7 mi 20.5 km 1,582' Up 482.06 m Up 1,582' Down 482.09 m Down

Boulder…, CA
Favorite Hikers climb a sunny, sandy ridge on the McCrary Ridge Trail.
Very Difficult

Bigger Basin Loop

28.1 mi 45.3 km 4,132' Up 1259.39 m Up 4,142' Down 1262.47 m Down

Boulder…, CA
Favorite The Skyline to the Sea Trail hosts a fantastic view of Waddell Beach.
Very Difficult

Chalk Mountain Loop

16.9 mi 27.3 km 2,767' Up 843.5 m Up 2,767' Down 843.48 m Down

Brookdale, CA

Big Basin Redwoods State Park Hiking

  • 181 Miles 291 Kilometers of Trail
  • 6 Recommended Routes
  • 3 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 21 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 4 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Big Basin Redwoods State Park - 22

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4.6 mi 7.4 km #1Sunset Trail
Intermediate
Boulder Creek, CA
Intermediate
Boulder Creek, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #2Berry Creek Falls Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder Creek, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder Creek, CA
4.6 mi 7.4 km #3Howard King Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder Creek, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder Creek, CA
8.5 mi 13.7 km #4Gazos Creek Road
Intermediate
Boulder Creek, CA
Intermediate
Boulder Creek, CA
2.0 mi 3.2 km #5Henry Creek Trail
Difficult
Boulder Creek, CA
Difficult
Boulder Creek, CA
1.4 mi 2.3 km #6Skyline to the Sea Alternate Route
Easy
Boulder Creek, CA
Easy
Boulder Creek, CA
4.6 mi 7.3 km #7Westridge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder Creek, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder Creek, CA
2.7 mi 4.4 km #8McCrary Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Boulder Creek, CA
Intermediate
Boulder Creek, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #9Timms Creek Trail
Easy/Intermediate
La Honda, CA
Easy/Intermediate
La Honda, CA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #10Dool Trail
Intermediate
Boulder Creek, CA
Intermediate
Boulder Creek, CA

Photos of Big Basin Redwoods State Park - 43

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Hikers climb a sunny, sandy ridge on the McCrary Ridge Trail.
Feb 1, 2017 near Boulder…, CA
West Waddell Creek trickles through a verdant forest in Big Basin Redwoods State Park.
Jan 26, 2017 near Boulder…, CA
Hikers enjoy the view of Berry Creek Falls.
Jan 27, 2017 near Boulder…, CA
The Howard King Trail offers gorgeous views looking out to the Pacific Ocean over Big Basin's lush forests.
Feb 1, 2017 near Boulder…, CA
Fog drifts through the mountains on a rainy day in Big Basin Redwoods State Park.
Jan 27, 2017 near La Honda, CA
Duck under a blowdown covered in beautiful shelf fungi
Jan 5, 2018 near Boulder…, CA
Coastal Redwoods on Meteor Trail
Dec 25, 2018 near Boulder…, CA
Hollowed out tree towards the start of the Skyline to Sea Trail
Jan 5, 2018 near Boulder…, CA