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Scenic and quiet beach located between California's Pomponio and Pescadero...

Scenic and quiet beach located between California's Pomponio and Pescadero state parks.

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Nice Place for a Picnic

We went hiking in the Skyline Ridge area and hiked out to Horseshoe Lake. This is probably the easiest hike from where we parked our car in this area. The lake is nice and we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2015
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Fremont, California
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South San Francisco, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

I would like to know exactly where this lake is? It is impossible to locate on the map here. Have never heard of it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Great to visit for longer or shorter hikes. Easy walking since it is pretty level around the lake itself but you can also extend your walk on several more challenging trails, if you wish. Nice views. Not crowded, even on weekends.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We went hiking in the Skyline Ridge area and hiked out to Horseshoe Lake. This is probably the easiest hike from where we parked our car in this area. The lake is nice and we enjoyed a picnic there. One can also just rest there like some were doing before hiking on to see more of the Skyline Ridge area.

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