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Address: Highway 1, Jenner, CA
Phone Number: 707-847-3221
Activities: Hiking, Scuba diving
Description: Six miles along the Sonoma Coast, this recreational park includes hiking...
Six miles along the Sonoma Coast, this recreational park includes hiking and horseback trails, plus an underwater reserve for divers.
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$155*
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Guided Kayak Tour: Russian River or Jenner Coast

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Charming!

My boyfriend and I stayed at Salt Point State Park on a weekday, so when we arrived, it was practically empty and we had our pick of the lot! At the check in booth there was a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 6, 2015
Melissa M
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Yosemite National Park, California
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Yosemite National Park, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed at Salt Point State Park on a weekday, so when we arrived, it was practically empty and we had our pick of the lot! At the check in booth there was a Park Ranger, the kindest woman you will ever meet. Our trip was missing a night of reservations and she went out of her... More 

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USA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We went on President's Day. Amazingly, the park and beaches at Gerstle Cove, Stump a Beach, and Fisk Mill Cove were free of crowds and felt so secluded. So much beauty to behold! Just the way we liked it.

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Berkeley, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
51 attraction reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

SALT POINT STATE PARK resides on the legendary Route 1. Most visitors arrive from the south, because to the south are population centers such as Petaluma, Marin County, San Francisco, and the "east Bay." SALT POINT STATE PARK provides the following attractions: (1) SEALS. The seals enjoy residing on stone outcroppings just off the shore, sometimes alone, and sometimes in... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I'm sure this place is magic, as most of the California coast north of LA is, but coming here for the first time and GPS highly unreliable along highway 1 you'll be lucky to find it without a sign to guide you in. You will see a large sign entering and exiting the park, along the highway, but if you... More 

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Glen Ellen, California, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Salt Point sea shore is one on e the most amazing places in California. The Sandstone cliffs are carved by the ocean is ways that truly are amazing. A Must see.

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Half Moon Bay
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Great hiking trails, bluff top trails had breath taking vistas. Hiking through the forest was delightful

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Goodyear, Arizona
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Quiet Campground...just the way I like it. Granted We were they in the middle of the week and it was raining when we arrive, but I'd rather do that then camp with tons of other people camping around me. It was clean through-out the park from what I saw. We didn't get to see anything else because we were only... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Fantastic hiking along the coastline. Incredibly beautiful. Make sure you do not miss it if you are in the area.

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San Francisco, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Plenty of excellent beaches along the coastal highway with parking and some easy access, some not, with or without bathrooms. Plenty of choices for the picky beachgoer.

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Santa Clara, California
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We went here twice in the last year, and I really recommend that your ead up on line about Salt Point before you go. The first time we only stayed 10 minutes. Looked like rocks and water to us. On the way out, I read the park brochure, and by the time we were 20 minutes away, I was bummed... More 

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