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Mendocino Headlands State Park

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Address: Hwy 1, Mendocino, CA 95460
Phone Number: 707-937-5804
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Activities: Birdwatching, Hiking
Description: A scenic and appealing rugged promontory along the California coast.

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If you are into nature and the ocean this is a mus see. Go visit. It is a beautiful hike. Great sunset.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Sacramento, California
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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

If you are into nature and the ocean this is a mus see. Go visit. It is a beautiful hike. Great sunset.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Rating Mendocino Headlands State Park is a little like rating the Pacific Ocean. It is splendidly fabulously wonderful!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Spent half a day here with our 8 and 10 year old children walking along the Mendocino Headlands. Lots of trails to choose from and relatively safe with the kids. Beautiful views of the coast and wildlife--we saw lots of birds and a few dolphins even! Hiked down to the beach right by downtown Mendocino and enjoyed walking on a... More 

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Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I took a million pictures. Lots of great views, not crowded and we really didn't have to walk that far. Very picturesque and quiet.

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Lyndhurst, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

On a beautiful clear morning, my husband and I walked this park. It has gorgeous views throughout to take lots of pictures...the ocean views are spectacular. Do wear sensible shoes i.e sneakers or hiking shoes for safetyYou can stay on paths or be a bit more adventurous to climb down a bit in certain areas.

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New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

There are nice long paths in the park which wraps around the town along the coast. Bring your camera. And sunscreen if it happens to be sunny.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

What a stunning coastline and a beautiful drive. We spent a few hours drive between points, then hiking along some cliffs and gettings some amazing photos.

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Beautiful area to just walk around and snap pictures. Climb down the stairs to the beach (easier down than up), it's worth the effort.

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Citrus Heights, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Decided to camp here on the July 4th weekend made our reservations back in January for 2 sites. It was a great weekend and the family had a wonderful time. Beaches, weather and campground were all great. Will go back next year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The coast offers some of the most spectacular scenery found on earth. This is a lovely windblown location, where you can stand on a bluff and observe the crashing surf, the formation of sea caves, the tide pools and seaweed, occasional otters, sea lions and whales, and the gorgeous, roiling ocean. But please, get out of your warm, comfortable car... More 

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Address: Hwy 1, Mendocino, CA 95460
Phone Number: 707-937-5804
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Mendocino

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