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Address: Scenic Road, Carmel Beach, Carmel, CA

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Outstanding scenery, ever changing landscapes, a good 'work out' that should not be missed! Parking can be a challenge, but further south on Scenic, more and more spaces are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Carmel, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Outstanding scenery, ever changing landscapes, a good 'work out' that should not be missed! Parking can be a challenge, but further south on Scenic, more and more spaces are available or at the Carmel River Beach State Park. And the very best part is 'fee free.'

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Carmel, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Run here almost daily. Location is beautiful. Almost always cool, especially in the morning. Very gentle hills. Low traffice volume before 9 AM. The distance from Carmel River Beach Park to the corner of Scenic and Ocean is about 1.6 miles. Because the road curves a lot, Pacific waves can vary quite a bit from one end to the other.... More 

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Peaceful, picturesque walk above beach. Dirt path easy to walk on and restrooms close by. You can also walk on the beach if you prefer sand and water under your feet.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The walk from Ocean Beach around to Carmel River Beach is stunning! There are various places along the walk where you can access the beach. Be sure to take your camera on this walk. :)

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Miami Beach, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

A must if you are in the area, and you like the natural scenery. Stop but the beach and take a walk.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The best way to start and end the day is with a stroll on the walkway along Carmel Beach. The ocean, the homes, the gardens, all of it are breathtaking.

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Granville, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We get up early and walk Scenic each morning while in Carmel. Go all the way to the Carmel River restrooms and it's a 4 mile roundtrip. Beautiful, invigorating way to start the day. The sights and smells of the ocean are with you all the way!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

There is a lot to like about Carmel, but the Scenic Road Walkway is the best. Park anywhere along the Scenic Road (not at the Carmel Beach parking lot) and start your walk. Depending upon the time of year and weather, there may be surfers, bonfires at night, and there are amazing houses and ocean views along the way. Even... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Fabulous views the entire length of the walkway. Plenty of parking along the road or on side streets. An early morning visit in the summers avoids the crowds. Lots of dogs to meet & greet.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

If you'd like to feel like you are fortunate enough to live in Carmel, stroll along Scenic Road. The walkway hugs the beach and coast as you wind through the neighborhood. Homes with lots of character, fabulous views, and many beach access points are among the highlights.

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Address: Scenic Road, Carmel Beach, Carmel, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel

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