Explore the tranquil redwood forests and chaparral of this Preserve with docents Tommi and Strether Smith. The route for this moderately-paced, 5- to 7-mile hike will be selected on hike day based on the weather and participant input. Bring a lunch, and dress for a variety of weather conditions. Reservations are required and will be accepted on or after October 25.
Meet at the Higgins-Purisima entrance located south of Half Moon Bay. From the Highway 92 and Highway 1 intersection, travel south on Highway 1 approximately 4.3 miles. Turn left on Verde Road. After turning on Verde Rd. and traveling -mile, continue straight to remain on what becomes Purisima Creek Road. (Verde Rd. splits off to the right.) Travel approximately 3.7 miles on Purisima Creek Rd. to reach the Preserve. Parking is available for approximately 5 cars.
Preregistration is required. Find out more at the MROSD page for this event.