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black Old Home Beach Trail

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0.1 mile 0.1 kilometer point to point
35% Runnable
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Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -130' -40 m
High: 160' 49 m
Low: 30' 9 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 31% (17°)
Max Grade: 40% (22°)

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Trail shared by Dara Zimmerman

A short but steep staircase to beautiful Old Home Beach on Trinidad Bay.

Dara Zimmerman

Features Birding · Views · Wildlife

Open year-round.

Runner Notes

A very challenging staircase.

Description

Old Home Beach Trail is a short but steep staircase run from the scenic Trinidad Memorial Lighthouse. The trail offers two benches with spectacular views, and a beach filled with wildlife and panoramic views of the central Humboldt Coast and Trinidad Bay. A loop trail can be made by running down Old Home Beach and up the Parker Creek Trail.

Flora & Fauna

Sitka spruce, blackberry, whales, dolphins, sea lions, hawks, sea birds.

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#2

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#22177

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#2

in Trinidad

#2,769

in California

#22,177

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