Sea Ranch, along Highway 1, south of the Sonoma Mendocino County Line.
What you need to know:
Opening hours vary from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. seasonally. Closed at sunset.
$6.00 per vehicle
No campfires are allowed on the beach. No bicycles allowed on Bluff Top Trail
from Walk On to Gualala Point Park.
Permitted on leash no longer than 6' in length.
Five Sea Ranch access trails provide trailhead parking areas, restrooms and
a short hike to outstanding coastal access points. Each of the six access trails
provides access to the beaches by footpaths, staircases or trails. Maintenance
is limited at sites, so please carry out your own litter and report any problems
that you may see. Visitors are urged to respect private property.
Safety Alert: Watch out for sleeper waves which are common
along the north coast.
The Sea Ranch Coastal Access trails are:
* Black Point
* Pebble Beach
* Stengal Beach
* Shell Beach
* Walk on Beach
The trails are clearly marked from Highway 1. Visitors should use caution while
turning off of Highway 1 to get in and out of the access trails parking lots.
RV's and vehicles with trailers are not allowed to use the parking areas. Parking
is limited at Shell and Pebble Beach parking lots. For additional information,
please call (707) 785-2377.