Jug Handle State Reserve, Mendocino

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  • Quiet place, ideal for rest. Hiking in various places. Locals hospital. Lodging at Hill House Inn meets expectations, not very varied restaurants but let us compliant. The surrounding place him between my places more welcoming close to San Francisco.
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  • Jughandle State Reserve is a jewel in California's crown. There are many features unique to this park and it is a testament to conservation efforts. There is a short trail to seal the headlands, coast...  more »
  • There was an interesting story posted at the trailhead on how the reserve was saved. We are grateful. Nice trail down. We had the beach to ourselves on a Monday morning. Interesting rock formations; l...  more »
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  • Awesome campground if you want seclusion. No showers and something needs to be done with that bathroom. Probably the stinkiest out house I've ever had to use. Would have got a 5 star rating otherwise.
  • Very scenic and inspiring area of coastal California. The beach is gorgeous is with clean, soft sand. Great place to picnic or lay around in the sun. The natural alcove provides a great little nook for swimming. The area is worth the 3+ hour drive for a truly divine time.
  • We enjoyed our visit. The walking trails on the bluffs over the shoreline are wonderful, and our views through the morning fog were spectacular.
  • Gorgeous hikes if you can catch a sunny day. Also beach access to some stunning waters.
  • Pygmy forest was amazing, although trail markings could have been improved. Lovely beach area.
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