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Name or Prominent Feature:
Garrapata State Park
Area: Big Sur coast
UTM Coordinates
- Zone: 10
- Easting: 596419
- Northing: 4035112
Decimal Degrees Coordinates
- Longitude: 0
- Latitude: 0
Location: Hwy 1, 2 miles south of Malpaso Creek.
Nearest Milepost
- Route: Hwy 1
- Mile Number: 66
  • Hiking Trail
  • CCC Access Point
  • Parking
  • Restrooms
  • Natural Surface Trail
  • Path to Beach


  • Several trails join here, including the Sobranes Creek Loop into the mountains. The CCT leaves the highway to cross the bluffs to Moby Ling Cove and on to Soberanes Point. Whale Peak lies inland to the southeast.


     

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      • Small trails off Hwy 1 are inconspicuous to preserve the visual resources.
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      • The coves along this stretch have incredibly clear water and a rocky bottom.
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      • The view northward shows the beautiful cliffs with no beach for walking.