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Friday, July 12 10:30am to 2:30pm
Approximate Total Miles: 
  • Moderate Hike
  • Meal Break

Enjoy the shade of redwood trees and the soothing sound of water in Purisima Creek on this out-and-back hike with docents Marie-Anne Neimat and Judy Sencenbaugh. You’ll hike at a moderate pace on beautiful Purisima Creek Trail and stop for lunch at a scenic spot along the Craig Britton Trail. You’ll hear about the area‘s logging history and why the unique Sequoia sempervirens (coast redwood) is protected now and considered the most perfect tree on earth. Reservations are required and will be accepted on or after June 28.

Where to Meet: 

Meet at the Purisima Creek trailhead on Purisima Creek Road. From the Highway 92 and Highway 1 intersection in Half Moon Bay, travel south on Highway 1 approximately 4.3 miles. Turn left on Verde Road. After turning on Verde Rd. and traveling 0.25 miles, continue straight to remain on what becomes Purisima Creek Rd. (Verde Rd. splits off to the right.) Travel approximately 3.7 miles on Purisima Creek Rd. to reach the Preserve.

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