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Salt Creek Trail

Easy/Intermediate
 3.8 (4)

Hop on the Salt Creek Trail to enjoy a pleasant paved path all the way to the beach.


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3.8

Miles

6.0

KM

Point to Point

391' 119 m

High

47' 14 m

Low

89' 27 m

Up

434' 132 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

9%

Max Grade (5°)

Dogs Leashed

Features River/Creek · Views

Family Friendly Kids will love the ease with which they can travel this trail, not to mention the awesome beach near the end.

Description

Starting near Chapparosa Park, the Salt Creek Trail follows pleasant pavement on a gentle descent through suburban Laguna Niguel to the trail's namesake beach. Along the way, well-built underpasses ensure you never have to deal with crossing traffic, making this a great choice for families.

Upon reaching the beach at Salt Creek Beach Park, enjoy scenic coastal sand and dune grasses before returning the way you came.

Flora & Fauna

Coastal grasses and neighborhood plants are about all you'll find along this trail.

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Loan Vu

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  3.8 from 4 votes

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Plants on the trail
Jan 11, 2018 near Laguna…, CA

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