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Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, Big Sur

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Featuring forests, granite cliffs, 2,500-year-old sequoia trees, and a 24 m (80 ft) waterfall that drops into the Pacific, Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park offers hiking, camping, and scuba diving. The camping areas overlook the ocean, providing opportunities for whale watching. See the remains of McWay house, dedicated to the memory of Julia Pfeiffer Burns--a famous rancher of Big Sur. If you wish to camp at the site, you'll have a picnic table, fire ring, and restrooms provided. Make sure you take water, firewood, and clothes for changeable weather. A visit to Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Big Sur vacation route planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park (朱莉婭.菲佛.伯恩斯州立公園) is located between Big Sur and Mud Creek near mile marker 35.8 on the beautiful CA-1 coast highway (Highway 1). The 1,522 Hectare (3,762 acres) park wa...  more »
  • Near Big Sur, on Highway 1, sits this beautiful spot. Depending on the time of year it can be quite busy and during the summer months can be cold and foggy, with very little water flowing. The spot to...  more »
  • This was a beautiful place and had great walk. We spent a couple of hours. We had a picnic lunch and a beautiful view of trees, stream, and nature!  more »