San Jose, California
Purisima Creek Redwoods
This is beautiful with Redwood trees and the creek.
Directions: : From San Jose: Take I-280 North toward San Francisco. Take the Half Moon Bay/San Mateo/Hayward exit onto CA-92. Turn left on Cabrillo Hwy S (CA-1 S). Purisima Creek Rd is about 3.5 miles south of Halfmoon Bay on Hwy 1. The parking lot is about 3.7 miles down Purisima Creek Rd.
Drive Time 1 hour 15 minutes - Parking Free - Dogs Not Allowed
Level 3.5 - Miles: 7.8 - Elevation 1400' Host: Philip S.
We will be hiking up to Bald Knob 2102 ft. We will start on the Purismia Creek Trail then go up Borden Hatch Mill Trail to Bald Knob Trail and back to Grabtown Gultch Trail for a loop back to Purisima Creek Trail. We will meet in the parking lot on Purisima Creek Rd where it loops and becomes Higgins Canyon Road. It is a small parking lot east side.
RECOMMENDED: Bring plenty of water.