Jug Handle State Reserve, Mendocino

#2 of 7 in Wildlife in Mendocino County
State Park · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
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  • Perhaps one for the most gorgeous areas (many of them) along the California coast. Lots of places for kids to enjoy and discover, not crowded, huge areas to play, in both high and low tides.  more »
  • We stopped here for a pit stop and to eat our lunch before hiking along and above the coast. The views are very good and the trails are easy. They have a pygmy forest that is interesting to walk...  more »
  • This was actually a pleasant surprise . We didn't plan on going here but when Russian Gulch was closed due to flooding we were directed here by the park ranger. The hike to the pygmy forest was an easy one (flat and 5 miles round trip) and was quite a unique experience to see the pygmy trees. Highly recommend.
  • Absolutely breathtaking! Stopped here on a road trip and I will definitely be coming back to collect more sea glass.

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