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Point Buchon Trail

Easy/Intermediate
 3.3 (3)

An awesome coastal trail.


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Map Key

3.8

Miles

6.0

KM

Point to Point

211' 64 m

High

34' 10 m

Low

221' 67 m

Up

255' 78 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

9%

Max Grade (5°)

Dogs No Dogs

Features Birding · Cave · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Family Friendly A wide and flat trail.

Open Thursday through Monday, year-round. Summer (April 1 - October 31): 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Winter (November 1 - March 31): 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Visitors must stop at the check-in station at the trailhead to sign their name and check the box verifying they have viewed the waiver.

Description

An easy coastal hike to supplement the other more popular trails in the area. Along the way, hikers can expect to see extraordinary rock features. This trail runs along the coast with expansive ocean views and opportunities to spot whales, sea lions, and seals. About 3/4 of the way along the trail, there is a porta-potty.

Flora & Fauna

Various coastal flora. Whales, birds, seals, sea lions.

Contacts

Shared By:

Harry Ronsman

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  3.3 from 3 votes

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  3.3 from 3 votes
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Sky at windy point - point buchon trail.
Oct 6, 2017 near Los Osos, CA

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