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Name or Prominent Feature:
Moss Landing south jetty
Area: Moss Landing
UTM Coordinates
- Zone: 10
- Easting: 608091
- Northing: 4074078
Decimal Degrees Coordinates
- Longitude: 0
- Latitude: 0
Location: end of Sandholdt Rd. Moss Landing
Nearest Milepost
- Route: Hwy 1
- Mile Number:
  • Parking
  • Beach Trail
  • Prominent Man Made Feature
  • Natural Surface Trail
  • Path to Beach
  • Signage


  • The point of the South Jetty is used mostly by fishermen, bird watchers and boat fans. The CCT returns to the beach here and continues south into Salinas River State Beach.


     

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      • A small sign marks the south jetty point, where fishermen cast into the channel.
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      • A walk south takes the hiker past the new Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute.
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      • The channel heads inland to Elkhorn Slough, while the harbor entrance is to the right.