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Fiscalini Ranch Preserve

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Address: Off Highway 1, South on Windsor, Cambria, CA
Phone Number: 8059272856
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Wonderful views, easy hike, restful benches, sea otters in view

Easy hike and readily accessible. Most of the hike on a boardwalk and then compact gravel or dirt path. The views are glorious, so good for a person - birds flying overhead and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Mariann K
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Mission Viejo, California
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Mission Viejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Easy hike and readily accessible. Most of the hike on a boardwalk and then compact gravel or dirt path. The views are glorious, so good for a person - birds flying overhead and otters playing down below. Easy walk, some folks with canes.

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San Luis Obispo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful trail with driftwood benches along the side. The ocean views are great. You can also hike inland a bit as part of this preserve area. One day we say at least 8-10 common egrets in the immense field.

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This outdoor area is near the hotels in Cambria and San Simeon. Just a beautiful area to hike and explore. The views of the ocean are spectacular.

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wide, easy walking trails crisscross this beautiful section of the Central California Coast, which sits at the southern tip of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, the largest national marine sanctuary in the continental U.S. This 5,300 square mile region of coastline supports one of the world's most diverse marine ecosystems, and you are almost certain to spot seals on... More 

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Kernville, Ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can hike along the central California coast and see beautiful vistas. It is an easy access trail and not difficult at all.

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La Verne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Open space well maintained trails wonderful ocean vista's. Has benches here and there if you want to sit and contemplate life.

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Novato, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this walk along the ocean, but up on the ridge. Such nice view at sunset. Relatively easy walk, with varing terrain, but not hard to negotiate. A must do if you have some spare time. It took us about 40 mins to do the loop.

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San Diego, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This might be our favorite place in the world. Our dog, Penny the Pointer, agrees. You know those beautiful, rolling, grassy hills and headlands so characteristic of Central Coastal California? We always yearn to get out and walk them with Penny running her characteristic, joyful circles around us. We travel to Cambria because of Fiscalini Ranch. Fiscalini is where we... More 

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There is something magical for me about the coast of California above Santa Barbara. Here in Cambria there is a trail to walk that give you a sense of the grandeur of it all, and the beauty. And there are several opportunities to sit and enjoy the view along the way

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

We walked through Fiscalini Ranch Preserve just before driving home from a nice weekend in Cambria. On both sides of this preserve are some gorgeous homes. There weren't many people on this walk, and it was relatively flat. Much of it had board walk planks, especially where the dirt path would have been washed out from rain. The ground was... More 

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