Hiking Project Logo

Adopt This Hike

This hike is completely mapped but isn’t quite finished. Help out by adopting it and providing what's missing.


Photo Summary Overview Description Underlying Trails

Headlands Out and Back

 
 1 vote

Length

2.7 Miles 4.3 Kilometers


0%

Singletrack

Elevation

104' 32 m

Ascent

-104' -32 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

8%

Max Grade (5°)

59' 18 m

High

9' 3 m

Low

Conditions


Unknown

Getting forecast...
This Featured Hike content is still in development or in editorial review.

A trail through a grove of trees to the beautiful view from the beach bluffs and back (no stream crossing necessary).

Adopt These Trails!

Overview

Needs overview
Features: River/Creek — Views
Family Friendly: Not too long. Beautiful views from bluffs.
Dogs: No Dogs

Description

Begin the trail from parking lot (no stream crossing necessary) and head through the trees. You'll first hike down logged steps then cross the meadow with campsites. Next you hike through a grove of eucalyptus trees, along the north side of the river. This is followed by some logged steps that lead to the top of the bluffs. You'll be rewarded by a beautiful view on both sides of the Big Sur and Monterey Bay coastline. When you are done taking in the views return by the same route.

Flora & Fauna

some poison ivy, pushed back from trail

Contacts

You & this Featured Hike


Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Get On-Trail Navigation

Send to Phone
Your Check-Ins

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  4.0 from 1 vote

#2678

Overall
  4.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
0%
4 Star
100%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#417

in California

#2,678

Overall
13 Views Last Month
127 Since Jan 11, 2017
Easy/Intermediate Easy/Intermediate

0%
100%
0%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Hiking Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Hiking