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  Map: Monterey Section 16 |   Point: mon16-

Name or Prominent Feature:
Sierra Summit and El Sur Ranch lands
Area: Bixby Creek
UTM Coordinates
- Zone: 10
- Easting: 601505
- Northing: 4022639
Decimal Degrees Coordinates
- Longitude: 0
- Latitude: 0
Location: Four miles south on Old Coast Road from Bixby Bridge
Nearest Milepost
- Route: Hwy 1
- Mile Number:
  • Improved Surface
  • Viewpoint


  • The road/trail peaks at Sierra Summit between the Bixby/Sierra Creek and Little Sur watersheds. Wide vistas open up in the grasslands with views to the ocean and Pico Blanco to the southeast.


     

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      • Pico Blanco dominates the views along this stretch of the route.
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      • The road continues south through grasslands on the descent to Little Sur River.