Mendocino Coast, Mendocino

4.9
#1 of 16 in Nature in Mendocino County
Climb on the rocks lining the beach to get a view of the surf, other beaches, lighthouses, and fishing villages along Mendocino Coast. Walk around the area and look out for the otters that frequent the river. Explore the bluffs and the caves underneath many of them, hike or bike along one of the trails, or go horseback riding on the beach. Be sure to ride the train through the redwoods, which takes you to places that are inaccessible by car and foot. With our world travel planner, Mendocino attractions like Mendocino Coast can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • This is a large swath of California coast that must be lumped into a must see category. No need to describe in detail, just start and complete as much as you can. Interesting stuff and beauty at every...  more »
  • This is a beautiful coastline and well worth staying in the area for a couple of nights to explore the area. We were due to go to Napa Valley and stay there but the fire there meant this was not possi...  more »
  • This area is worth spending time to walk along the water's edge. Lots of beautiful spots to stop along the way, and take in the birds, or just gaze at the endless beach front.  more »

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