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Fiscalini Ranch Preserve

Off Highway 1, South on Windsor, Cambria, CA
+1 805-927-2856
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Sophisticated strolling in natural perfection!

What a lovely nature path, and how lovingly maintained. One could easily imagine that the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
JHBrewer
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Nanoose Bay, Canada
Wonderful well-protected trails and area

This is a "must see" attraction in the Cambria. I highly recommend the Bluff Trail. It has great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephen W
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Off Highway 1, South on Windsor, Cambria, CA
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What a lovely nature path, and how lovingly maintained. One could easily imagine that the surrounding fields were "untouched nature", but in fact they are carefully protected against invasive species and every sort of "weed". Lovely! I get more than enough of "untouched" nature on...More

Thank JHBrewer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a "must see" attraction in the Cambria. I highly recommend the Bluff Trail. It has great ocean views and the wildflowers are now in bloom. Kudos for the excellent job of preserving the habitat.

1  Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A visit to the Fiscalini Preserve is a must when visiting the Cambria area. It offers a large variety of trails for hiking or just strolling. The 3 primary paths are very walker friendly and the Bluff Trail is particularly suited for infrequent exercisers with...More

3  Thank O7589FIwilliamd
Reviewed 1 week ago

How fortunate we are to have this open space right on the ocean. Walking is easy due to boardwalk paths. The views are magnificent. At regular intervals are artistic, and comfortable, benches crafted like sculptures from driftwood.

2  Thank Pamela1944
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love hiking along the cliff/coast at Fiscalini Ranch Preserve. It's a great spot to watch sea life as well. Only down side is there is no restroom.

Thank We3luv2travel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spectacular easy hike overlooking the ocean near Moonstone Beach. Parts are covered with boardwalk, so wheelchair accessible. You can run or walk, but you will find it hard to not stop frequently to take pictures and just be awestruck by the overall beauty of it....More

2  Thank traveler75071
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the most beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean with wild flowers, ground squirrels , a neat boardwalk. Do wear sun cover & sun glasses. A good hat is a must. We viewed sea lions playing in the ocean and raising their pups. You...More

1  Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We entered the preserve directly off of highway 1, so essentially went in the back door. As there had been plenty of rain this year the entire preserve was green and blooming with flowers (along with poison oak). The trails are well maintained. We walked...More

1  Thank StB_home
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At this reserve you have several trail choices. You can walk on a boardwalk, dirt trails, flat or up on a small ridge. On the west side all have ocean views.

Thank Mom56CA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, this is one of those "must do" attractions in Cambria. We almost didn't go, but decided to check it out on our way out of Cambria - I am so glad we did! There are some beautiful, easy hikes around the park. One of...More

2  Thank Christina04
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Lauren P
Are emotional support animals allowed on the hiking trails?
28 December 2016|
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Response from Mlapka | Reviewed this property |
Yes but must be on a leash at all times.
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SanDiegoMimi
Private or public? Hours? Access road?
31 July 2016|
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Response from Leslie F | Reviewed this property |
It is public. There is parking at either end, though neither is very large. They are both through lovely residential areas. We usually park on the north end. You turn off Hwy 1 like you are going to Moonstone Beach BUT... More
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frankfurino
How far is Fiscalini ranch from Benson Avenue in Cambria?
3 July 2016|
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Response from krk44 | Reviewed this property |
It depends from where you are on Benson Avenue. We are almost at the farthest eastern point of Benson which is about a mile to a mile and a half to the ranch. It is all down hill on Randall and from there you can walk to... More
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