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Scary drive up but dramatic views

The drive up is a bit of a scare — narrow gravel road winding tightly along with longish stretches... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
bpenrod
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San Francisco
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This is a beautiful place. Some important points about it: -- The trail down to the actual beach... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
half-Brit
,
Oregon Coast
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2 weeks ago
“These rocks are attractive!”
Aug 29, 2018
“Tepona Point nice place to see sunset”
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1639 Trinidad Scenic Dr, Trinidad, CA 95570
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After we parked we headed to the stairs to reach the end of the trail. We had a nice view on the ocean and the rocks. Further on, we saw even more attractive rocks in the ocean. The beach was beautiful with all these trees...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This is a half hour drive from Eureka, a nice after dinner excursion to see sunset. Short walk from parking area and beautiful scenery will come into view. We had come here during the day and decided to return for the sunset, and it didn't...More

Thank SKY478
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Don't lock your car, or you will come back to broken windows. In as little as 45 minutes, my husband and I are arrived back to the parking lot after enjoying the beautiful beach and sunset to find broken windows and to gym bags removed...More

Thank Donelle L
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The drive up is a bit of a scare — narrow gravel road winding tightly along with longish stretches where only one car will fit. I got lucky I didn't have to back up through the winding curves. You are rewarded in the end though...More

Thank bpenrod
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a beautiful place. Some important points about it: -- The trail down to the actual beach is quite steep. If you're not into hiking, stay up top and just enjoy the views. There are a couple of benches. -- The road to get...More

1  Thank half-Brit
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Luffenholtz beach and Trinidad yesterday. It was amazing. The view was stunning. The walkway was narrow and might be a challenge for small children. Sadly we were there under 30 minutes when our car was vandalized and property stollen. We had no idea...More

2  Thank TonyaH749
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I haven't been there in awhile, but it is accessible only by a steep trail. The ocean beach is interesting tho small compared with other ocean beaches in the area.

Thank 627ruthannh
Reviewed 30 August 2016

My son and I really enjoyed exploring this beach. The tide pools are really good, having lots of anemones, crabs, fish and starfish to find in them. There were a number of Harbor Seals to watch and many species of birds as well. We spend...More

1  Thank Jesse D
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Great walking beach with lots of areas to go tide pooling and look for shells,often find abalone here.

2  Thank ambermoonc
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I'm glad I find this place as a hidden gem! So after highway 101, there is the scenic drive, turn left is to moonstone beach, right is to luffenholtz park. Please noted this: it is a Rough road, with narrow and sometimes one lane only...More

1  Thank Carolyntw
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