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South Plateau Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

0.7 mile 1.2 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 89' 27 m
Descent: -97' -30 m
High: 111' 34 m
Low: 48' 15 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 10% (6°)

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The shortest way to get to the southern shore from the park entrance.

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Description

The trail connects Gibson's Beach on the southern shore of Point Lobos State Natural Reserve with the park entrance. Branching off Bird Island Trail it leads through pine forest for two thirds of a mile before you reach the park gate.

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May 6, 2018
Andre Powell
Feb 10, 2018
Tilman Giese
Jan 15, 2018
Mike Radka
Nov 24, 2017
Mike Radka
Sep 30, 2017
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