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“Pretty homes along the beach” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Scenic Road Walkway

Scenic Road Walkway
Scenic Road, Carmel Beach, Carmel, CA
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Ranked #2 of 25 Attractions in Carmel
Type: Trails, Landmarks
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bay area, ca
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
“Pretty homes along the beach”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Funny, we always walk down Ocean Avenue to visit the beach when we're in Carmel. This is our first time walking along Scenic Road. It was a nice residential walk along the beach. You walk along a paved side walk. When we went (Columbus holiday weekend), it was a bit busy. However, this didn't take away from us enjoying ourselves.

Visited October 2013
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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“Must see!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

This was the the reason we came to California. It was incredible!! We had lunch at a place called Nepenthe's. The veiws we breathtaking

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“Better than 17 mile Drive”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

What a lovely walk or drive with the crashing ocean on one side and beautiful homes of all kinds from cozy cottages to McMansions on the other. Don't miss the Frank LLoyd Wright house along the way. Great photo ops at every step.

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Edmonton, Canada
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“Breathtaking view...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

We rode our bikes on this magnificent road. It is nothing short of spectacular. With the beautiful winding road along the California coast, driving speed is very slow (and believe me, that is part of the charm). We loved it so much, we did this trail 5 times over our 5 day trip. 4 times on a bicycle and once by car. There are so many beautiful scenes, many photo opportunities here with funky architecture to the left (its a one way street) and the Beautiful Pacific coastline to the right... It is breathtaking beautiful! A must do when visiting Carmel by the sea!

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“Comfortable walk and level”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

But be aware it is at the bottom of the hill.... He who comes down must go up.
Take it slow, look at the homes, enjoy the ocean

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