Ragged Point – Big Sur, CA 

Ragged Point is located at the south end of the Big Sur area. This trail is so, so tight. A truly unexpected gem. The area is a tourist stop, but most tourists just look at the views without taking the steep trip down to the cove below.  On Highway 1 there are signs for…

Harmony Headlands – San Luis Obispo County, CA

This is one of my favorite trails along the central California coast. It’s located on Highway 1 between Cayucos and Cambria. A small sign can be seen from the road for the small parking area that can hold maybe 8 cars. We ended up parking on a turnout just before the lot. The trail is…

Slick Rock – Three Rivers, CA

Three Rivers is a small town outside of the entrance to Sequoia National Park. The first thing you see as you’re traveling east on highway 198 is Slick Rock. I’m told it’s also referred to as “Slicky”. This area has camping, bike trails, rock climbing, and the Kaweah River. The river leads to nearby Lake…