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Beautiful Place to Enjoy Nature

This is a beautiful place to enjoy a short nature hike. Kid friendly with a paved way down to the... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Gualala, California

We walked from " Walk On Beach" to the park and back (6.6 miles RT) on an easy trail with great... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
Rocklin, California
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Located at the mouth of the Gualala River, this park offers great hiking trails and nature walks.
42401 Ca-1, Gualala, CA 95445
+1 707-785-2377
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some reviewers have placed this park "south of Jenner", but nope, this is just south of Gualala and the Gualala River, and is actually located in the northwest corner of Sonoma County. It's a great, but long hike to the beach. Watch for Ticks! Parking,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

This is a beautiful place to enjoy a short nature hike. Kid friendly with a paved way down to the ocean with a stroller or wagon from the Gualala Point Park Center Building. There is signage along the ocean trail showing the differing marine mammals...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mjluchini
Reviewed October 24, 2018

We walked from " Walk On Beach" to the park and back (6.6 miles RT) on an easy trail with great views. Weather was clear and great spots to stop and enjoy the view.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank madjwyatt
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We have been to this beautiful spot before and enjoyed it. This beautiful park is where the Gualala River enters the Pacific ocean. Beautiful views and trails!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Exploration802135
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We had to walk a bit. For kids that would be hard. So, they installed a story for kids to enjoy. Every few feet, the story continued and the kids were not bored any longer. The ocean was enticing, however, it was a bit too...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

This park gives access to the shingle/sand spit that borders the river and the sea. It also provides plenty of room for picnics and family fun. It has a visitor center, restrooms and plenty of parking. It has beautiful views of the coastline and is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jeng126
Reviewed August 30, 2018

A spot I have visited many times and enjoy both for its scenic beauty, and just the pleasure of being there. Kids frequently build huge forts out of drift wood. Most of the mouth of the river is closed which means there is quite a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank waldhaus1
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

It was a blustery, showery day for our visit. The paved path from the Visitor Center made for an easy walk to the beach, avoiding mud from the recent rain. We saw several deer along the path to the beach. Views from the beach are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 869scottm
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Went there so grandchildren could play on beach. That was not safe. They went to another park. We did spend about an hour walking on paved trails. Beautiful. Visitor center was not open. $7 fee.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank klutzWestBend
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Nice easy walk from parking lot ($7) to beach and either ocean and/or river. We're there on a weekday and had beach to ourselves and our leashed dog

Date of experience: February 2018
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