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Montana de Oro State Park

3550 Pecho Valley Rd, Los Osos, CA 93402-4103
+1 805-528-0513
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Amazing views and tide pools

This is my favorite spot to visit and hike in Los Osos... the views are incredible and the tide... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Shandeen G
Central Coast hidden treasure

I always love to come here when visiting friends in Los Osos. This place has so many wonderful... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Buena Park, Ca
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A great network of biking trails make this state park a perfect destination for expert and beginner bikers alike.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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3550 Pecho Valley Rd, Los Osos, CA 93402-4103
+1 805-528-0513
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is my favorite spot to visit and hike in Los Osos... the views are incredible and the tide pools offer hours of exploration fun!

Thank Shandeen G
Reviewed 6 days ago

I always love to come here when visiting friends in Los Osos. This place has so many wonderful outdoor breathtaking views. From the beach rock formations to the many varied hikes (beach trails to hill climbing), all while taking in the wonderfully cool weather during...More

Thank BBmex
Reviewed 6 days ago

Its a very nice place to take a walk if you are getting away from a hot area. We did go onto Point Buchon Trail. It was about 6 miles round trip to the end. The weather changed often. We did sit at a bench...More

Thank Gracielame
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views, beautiful weather. Not overly difficult for a great afternoon stroll Many other trails cannot wait to come back and do more.

Thank suzyt862
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely drive into the park. We walked down to one of the beaches with easy access. Gorgeous! Warm! Great rock formations! The cliffs are stunning. Fun to walk the beach and watch the waves break over the rocks. Best to bring a pair of sturdy...More

Thank Eve H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a last minute road trip in our RV and we're lucky enough to snag a spot here. The location couldn't have been more perfect for a day of hiking the bluffs and exploring the tidepools w our kids (4&7) -- We saw deer...More

Thank kcolbyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have lots of awesome hikes near home, so we are hard to impress. This place is beautiful and driving to the end for Point Buchon is well worth it!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No time to take Highway 1 to Big Sur? Montana de Oro is just as lovely and has plenty of space without the traffic. Good hiking, but not a swimming area.

Thank raidercat1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So many options here! Beautiful hiking trails, sand dunes, campsites, tide pools, rock climbing, or just a beach day! This place was gorgerous and really did have something for everyone! I highly recommend the Bluff Trail. It is a flat, easy trail with stunning views!

Thank kelly b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The true camping area looked great. Not over crowded and well maintained. However, we stayed at one of the #1 remote environment camp. 3/4 - 1 mile hike in up hill in sand. I did this to avoid the crowd. Not worth the effort at...More

Thank J M
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Questions & Answers
1 December 2016|
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Response from RickThePick | Reviewed this property |
There are no dump stations. There is faucets for drinking water around the campgrounds. There are no showers.
1 December 2016|
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Response from richard s | Reviewed this property |
Water available but sorry ...no dump station. This is a fairly primitive (though beautiful) campground
Luciano L
21 September 2016|
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Response from Jollymon22 | Reviewed this property |
Aloha Luciano, I reviewed all of the previous responses to your question, and they are consistent with my recollection of the place. We did not camp there, as we just did a full hiking day trip. It is a beautiful and serene... More