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Beautiful shore

What a beautiful Coast to explore! It is curvy and crazy and glorious all at the same time. The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dawn H
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Waite Park, Minnesota
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WOW!!

This entire area is soooo beautiful! Many great drives, great beaches, great walks. The town of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
PamelaK O
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North Canton, Ohio
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A scenic drive along California's Pacific coastline offering beaches, historic lighthouses and old-time fishing villages.
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Mendocino, CA 95460
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+1 707-961-6300
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a beautiful Coast to explore! It is curvy and crazy and glorious all at the same time. The ocean is beautifully blue with craggy rocks all over and great big trees growing alongside the roads. It's just a really beautiful place to visit and...More

Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 6 days ago

This entire area is soooo beautiful! Many great drives, great beaches, great walks. The town of Mendocino has some wonderful shops, against the gorgeous background of ocean and the headlands.

Thank PamelaK O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some of the most beautiful stretches of coastal highway you can drive. So many beautiful beaches to stop by and the redwoods are just a little drive inland to experience some real undisturbed nature. You'll see some bigger red woods further north but check out...More

Thank alexgabelia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the coast. We love the Sea Rock Inn and the town of Mendocino. So many places to explore! The weather doesn't matter, because it's perfect no matter what!!

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Mendocino coastal area is gorgeous. We liked walking the coastline as well as the nearby redwoods.

1  Thank TeeGeeMDX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rocky cliffs and sandy beach surround by cliffs and boulders protruding just off the beach were a sight to see. The water was clear blue and green. Waves crash among the rocky boulders spraying the salty water into the sky. Each wayside stop is...More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Breathtaking views with miles of walking opportunities. Watch for whales and sea lions. Invigorating breezes...enjoy the ride!

1  Thank Wanda D
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

The wild and natural coastline of Mendocino offers a real variety of scenery, wildlife, nature and more to fill the senses to the brim...

Thank douglas w
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Mendocino has no shortage of amazing coasts. The rocks and the birds and the seals were breathtakingly beautiful. Lots of cliffs and long shore views. Wonderful walking on the beaches too.

1  Thank joanntownsend
Reviewed 24 May 2018

5 hours from Ferndale to Sonoma.. Little towns, Elk, Gualala, Skotia, Mendocino. All beautiful coastlines with rugged terrain. Drove through 10 or 12 villages, all hugged by the Pacific Ocean, California Cypress and/or Sequoia Conifers' trees. An elegant drive. The most beautiful coast on Earth....More

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Cami R
19 May 2017|
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Response from Gone4hike | Reviewed this property |
Our 13 year old daughter enjoyed the beaches. We found lots of different hikes around Mendocino. Thee are a few shops in Mendocino but nothing I think a15 year old boy would particularly like. I am not as familiar with... More
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Gwenne123
5 March 2017|
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Response from janicealbert | Reviewed this property |
There are several walks along the coast. Actually I think the one in Fort Bragg is nicer than the one in Mendocino. Also, the private garden walk in Fort Bragg is worth the admission price.
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bztdmd
10 February 2017|
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Response from love2skiLosAngeles | Reviewed this property |
It should be easy this time of year but in the summer you must book to get a good hotel or guest cottage.
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