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Point Buchon Trail

Easy/Intermediate
 3.8 (4)

An awesome coastal trail.


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Map Key

3.8

Miles

6.0

KM

98%

Runnable

211' 64 m

High

34' 10 m

Low

221' 67 m

Up

255' 78 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

9%

Max Grade (5°)

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Features Birding · Cave · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Open Thursday through Monday, year-round. Summer (April 1 - October 31): 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Winter (November 1 - March 31): 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Visitors must stop at the check-in station at the trailhead to sign their name and check the box verifying they have viewed the waiver.

Runner Notes

This is a great spot! It is a nice, even trail most of the way.

Description

An easy coastal run to supplement the other more popular trails in the area. Along the way, runners can expect to see extraordinary rock features. This trail runs along the coast with expansive ocean views and opportunities to spot whales, sea lions, and seals. About 3/4 of the way along the trail, there is a porta-potty.

Flora & Fauna

Various coastal flora. Whales, birds, seals, sea lions.

Contacts

Shared By:

Harry Ronsman

Trail Ratings

  3.8 from 4 votes

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  3.8 from 4 votes
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#2,083

in California

#20,294

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Sky at windy point - point buchon trail.
Oct 6, 2017 near Los Osos, CA

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