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Crescent Beach Trail

Easy

Trail

1.9 mile 3.0 kilometer point to point
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 210' 64 m
Descent: -27' -8 m
High: 199' 61 m
Low: 16' 5 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

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Trail shared by Hunter R

Scenic singletrack and Roosevelt elk await all who travel the Crescent Beach Trail.

Hunter R

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Family Friendly Kids will love hiking near the ocean and in the midst of Roosevelt elk.

Description

If you're interested in enjoying a prime piece of California coastline, this trail is for you. Traversing the coastline between the Crescent Beach Picnic Area and the Crescent Beach Overlook, this trail meanders along an easy tread and offers incredible views of the ocean. Along the way, keep your eyes peeled for Roosevelt elk enjoying the beach below.

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Sep 7, 2018
Deb G
Follow signs for Picnic area, otherwise you’ll end up at the Overlook.
Dec 31, 2016
Tilman Giese

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  3.5 from 2 votes

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Bluffs from Crescent Beach Overlook
Aug 27, 2017 near Bertsch…, CA
Ocean view from Crescent Beach Trail during winter sunset
Aug 27, 2017 near Bertsch…, CA
Crescent Beach
Aug 27, 2017 near Bertsch…, CA

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