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Kortum Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

3.6 mile 5.8 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 356' 109 m
Descent: -249' -76 m
High: 292' 89 m
Low: 40' 12 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 15% (9°)

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Trail shared by Mark Friedmann

A trail with breathtaking coastal views on the bluffs above the Pacific.

Mark Friedmann

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Description

Some parts of this trail are paved and accessible. There are some ascents/descents over uneven ground. Hikers will enjoy breathtaking views of the Sonoma coast. There is beach access in some locations.

Flora & Fauna

watch for poison oak

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Jun 1, 2019
Mykl Westbrooks
Jan 13, 2018
Tilman Giese
Jul 15, 2017
John Hinson
Only did a portion, but beautiful views.
Jul 2, 2017
Randy Carnley
Jun 3, 2017
Harshani Peiris

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  4.9 from 7 votes

#390

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#58

in California

#390

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One of the many spots on Kortum Trail overlooking the beach and cliffs
Jun 19, 2018 near Bodega Bay, CA
Enjoy gorgeous coastal waters looking north at Furlong Gulch Beach.
Jul 3, 2017 near Bodega Bay, CA
Experience beautiful views looking north at Furlong Gulch Beach.
Jul 3, 2017 near Bodega Bay, CA
Wright's Beach from Kortum Trailhead shortly after sunrise
Jun 19, 2018 near Bodega Bay, CA
Ocean view from Sunset Boulders on Kortum Trail
Jun 19, 2018 near Monte Rio, CA
Cliffs within Sonoma Coast State Park
Jun 19, 2018 near Monte Rio, CA

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