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Address: Highway 1, Jenner, CA
Phone Number: +1 707-847-3221
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Six miles along the Sonoma Coast, this recreational park includes hiking...

Six miles along the Sonoma Coast, this recreational park includes hiking and horseback trails, plus an underwater reserve for divers.

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Beautiful ocean views

This was one of the first places we stopped on a road trip from San Fran up the coast to Oregon. It was lovely. We stayed at the campgrounds here, which were sparsely populated... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was one of the first places we stopped on a road trip from San Fran up the coast to Oregon. It was lovely. We stayed at the campgrounds here, which were sparsely populated that night, very quiet, and very well kept with regular toilets. The hike from the main road, across the coast line, was maybe only a mile,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We happened upon the park on an incredible day. No wind with high swells. The spray was shooting high. Just gorgeous sights. The rock formations are pretty on their own. Saw several seals.

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Thank boord
San Rafael, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

A spectacular coast to walk and look out at the Pacific Ocean. The waves crashing on the rocks were mesmerizing! Bundle up when it's windy, but well worth it. The trails are in great condition. Go!!

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Thank Mary V
Mill Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Over the top views. Lovely in every way. Can get crowded so go early. Omg. You are going to love the beauty of this wild beach!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Salt Point State park is beautiful. I saw many sea lions and deer. There were beautiful sunsets in the evening. I stayed at the state park campground which was clean and comfortable. Campsites were spread apart nicely. Many hiking options including a great hike along the coast. So many coves and tide pools. I would definitely return to this area.

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

The beach trail is simply incredible! We saw seals, whales and various types of birds. The walk is easy - or difficult depending how many rocks you want to climb :) Just beautiful, go and check it out.

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Dallas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We hiked both along the coast and up in the woods as part of a loop suggested by a park ranger. Both trails were worth the time. Criticism: What keeps it from being five stars is there is no sign on the highway indicating where the visitor's center is. There are also very few trail markings.

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Thank Troy M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great time car camping here with two other families. There is a good variety of sites that are large and fairly private, and the setting is gorgeous with pine trees everywhere. We saw maybe one honeybee. No yellow jackets, no squirrels or raccoons trying to get into our food. That in itself was great. There are beautiful... More 

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Chatsworth, California, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Even though summer vacation started the campground was basically empty. We stayed at the upper sites (site 85). Sites are spacious and shady. We enjoyed this campground also because we basically had the place to ourselves. This area is stunning and worth a visit. We traveled up the coast on PCH and made early reservations as other campgrounds in the... More 

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Aurora, CO
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

I wanted specifically to see the scooped out sandstone features to photograph. They are at Gerstle Cove. Scenic place!

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