Salmon Creek Falls Trail, Big Sur

4.4
#6 of 9 in Outdoors in Big Sur
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Salmon Creek Falls Trail Reviews

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TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
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4.7
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  • We stopped here on our drive through Big Sur during the week in July. It was right around a sharp turn and just a little bit of parking so watch out for it. Also, you'll likely lose GPS service...  more »
  • Loved the falls. Hike was a little rocky and uneven so you need good footing and good tread on your shoes. Falls were impressive, water was completely clear and the pools were really nice. Short...  more »
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  • Beautiful place for a stop including a bit of an adventure (; u can climb some rocks if u want to get really close to the waterfall, but it’s fun and worth it!
  • If you have an extra 30 minutes on your drive up or down Highway 1, be sure to stop here. The trail is easy, but the last 100 feet requires a bit of slippery rock scrambling to make it to pool beneath the falls.

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