ElevationAscent: 1,257' 383 m
Descent: -689' -210 m
High: 1,528' 466 m
Low: 271' 83 m
GradeAvg Grade: 11% (6°)
Max Grade: 36% (20°)
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“A trail through redwood groves that gives way to coastal views and chaparral covered hillsides.”— QuinTCM TCM
A little passed the Canyon Falls Trail junction is a sign indicating "Ewoldsen Loop." Head either right or left to continue on the trail. Either way you are hiking up! Follow the loop all the way around, passed the junction for the Overlook Trail and the Waters Trail, until you end up back at the "Ewoldsen Loop" sign. From there, head back down the trail to the parking lot.
Along the trail, you'll make several creek crossings over bridges and have opportunities to take in some views of the California coast and of several redwood groves.
Land Manager: California State Parks