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“Beautiful!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Point Lobos State Reserve

Point Lobos State Reserve
Route 1, Box 62, Carmel, CA 93923
831 624 4909
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Ranked #1 of 25 Attractions in Carmel
Type: Beaches, Nature/ Wildlife Areas, State Parks, Hiking Trails, Outdoors
Activities: Hiking, Viewing wildlife, Whale watching, Scuba diving, Walking, Birdwatching
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Owner description: Watch whales in winter and sea lions all year round at this Bay Area nature reserve, which offers hiking, walking, bird watching, scuba diving and magnificent views.
Useful Information: Activities for older children
Canyon Country, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Beautiful!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Great place to walk among the beauty of the California coast! Excellent paths! Great place to have a picnic! Nature at its best!

Visited August 2013
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“Loved it”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Great hikes, fabulous views and very helpful docents!

Go see the Whalers museum and see what well known movies were made on the Point.

Visited August 2013
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“One of the most beautiful places on earth”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

If you're heading up or down the coast it is a must see. Bring a picnic lunch, a camera and a good pair of walking shoes. It will blow your mind~

Visited June 2013
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“Breath-taking vistas”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

This little state park is easy to navigate and has incredibly beautiful views. It costs $10 per car, but if you visit another state park in the same day, you don't have to pay again for entry.

Visited August 2013
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Monterey, California
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“We love this place!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We had such a great time at Point Lobos! If you are ever in the area, this place is definitely worth a visit! We went on a little trail run while we were there and took in the scenery. If you go, you can avoid paying the parking fee by parking outside the park and walking in. I put up a page about Point Lobos on my blog...if you want some more details you can check it out at:

http://www.tasteofdivine.com/point-lobos-state-natural-reserve/

Visited July 2013
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