Best Trails Near Point Sur CA

Point Sur has 9 trails in the vicinity, including 9 hiking trails. These trails range from 1 to 9.6 miles in length. The longest trail in Point Sur is Skinner Ridge Trail to Mount Carmel a well-known trail measuring 9.6 miles in total length.

The most popular trails are Rocky Point, Old Coast Road: Southern Access and Point Sur Lightstation State Historic Park. Trails.com member Mila H. recently completed Point Sur Lightstation State Historic Park.

More information on the best trails in Point Sur can be found below.
  • Old Coast Road: Southern Access

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    Point Sur, CA

    The Old Coast Road was the primary route of travel along this mountainous coastal stretch prior to 1932, when the 260-foothigh Bixby Bridge was opened. This hike begins at the Big Sur Valley ...
    •  4.5 hours
    •  9 miles
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    The Old Coast Road was the primary route of travel along this mountainous coastal stretch prior to 1932, when the 260-foothigh ...

  • Bobcat Trail to Coyote Flat

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    Point Sur, CA

    The Big Sur River flows through Andrew Molera State Park and empties into the Pacific at Molera Beach. This near-level hike parallels the east bank of the Big Sur River along the Bobcat Trail, ...
    •  2 hours
    •  4.5 miles
    •  Guide

    The Big Sur River flows through Andrew Molera State Park and empties into the Pacific at Molera Beach. This near-level hike ...

  • Point Sur Lightstation State Historic Park

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    Point Sur, CA

    Point Sur is a 361-foot offshore metamorphic rock that is connected to the mainland by a sand bar called a tombolo. The El Sur Ranch owns the surrounding land except for the 34-acre volcanic ...
    •  3 hours
    •  1 miles
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    Point Sur is a 361-foot offshore metamorphic rock that is connected to the mainland by a sand bar called a tombolo. The El ...

  • Old Coast Road: Northern Access

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    Point Sur, CA

    The Old Coast Road was the original coastal route connecting Carmel with Big Sur before the Bixby Bridge was completed in 1 932. The hike begins at the frequently photographed Bixby Bridge—at ...
    •  5.5 hours
    •  1.5 miles
    •  Guide

    The Old Coast Road was the original coastal route connecting Carmel with Big Sur before the Bixby Bridge was completed in ...

  • Brazil Ranch

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    Point Sur, CA

    Brazil Ranch stretches across 1 ,255 oceanfront acres along the Big Sur coast. The rocky shoreline includes the dramatic scalloped promontory of Hurricane Point. The old ranchland encompasses ...
    •  2.5 hours
    •  4.2 miles
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    Brazil Ranch stretches across 1 ,255 oceanfront acres along the Big Sur coast. The rocky shoreline includes the dramatic ...

  • Pico Blanco Road: Bottchers Gap to Little Sur River

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    Point Sur, CA

    Pico Blanco Road is an unpaved, vehicle-restricted road that winds through the mountains under the shadow of Pico Blanco. The road parallels and descends to the Little Sur River. En route are ...
    •  3.5 hours
    •  7.2 miles
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    Pico Blanco Road is an unpaved, vehicle-restricted road that winds through the mountains under the shadow of Pico Blanco. ...

  • Skinner Ridge Trail to Mount Carmel

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    Point Sur, CA

    Mount Carmel, at 4,41 7 feet, is the highest peak in the northwest reaches of the Ventana Wilderness. From the summit are endless vistas across the rugged mountainous interior to the Pacific ...
    •  5 hours
    •  9.6 miles
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    Mount Carmel, at 4,41 7 feet, is the highest peak in the northwest reaches of the Ventana Wilderness. From the summit are ...

  • Mill Creek Redwood Preserve

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    Point Sur, CA

    The Mill Creek Redwood Preserve encompasses 1 ,534 acres in a richly atmospheric forest along the upper reaches of Palo Colorado Road, just shy of Bottchers Gap. The preserve sits in the shade ...
    •  3 hours
    •  5.5 miles
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    The Mill Creek Redwood Preserve encompasses 1 ,534 acres in a richly atmospheric forest along the upper reaches of Palo Colorado ...

  • Rocky Point

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    Point Sur, CA

    Rocky Point is a dramatic rock formation jutting out to sea with powerful waves crashing against the rocks. The point is located just south of Kasler Point and is accessed directly from Highway ...
    •  30 minutes
    •  1.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Rocky Point is a dramatic rock formation jutting out to sea with powerful waves crashing against the rocks. The point is ...