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Address: Mendocino, CA 95460
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+1 707-961-6300
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A scenic drive along California's Pacific coastline offering beaches,...

A scenic drive along California's Pacific coastline offering beaches, historic lighthouses and old-time fishing villages.

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So nice & peaceful

Love the mendocino coast. Usually visit every 2 yrs. Wonderful art communities thru out and the eclectic group of locals.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
M J N
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daly city, United States
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daly city, United States
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51 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Love the mendocino coast. Usually visit every 2 yrs. Wonderful art communities thru out and the eclectic group of locals.

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

When in Mendocino this walk is a must-even on blustery days. This rocky coast is a photographers dream site

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Normal, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Peaceful and perfect spot for reflection. Many spots to take a stunning photo,walk and relax. Mid week there is plenty of parking and few people .

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Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've seen the stunning Cape Cod National Seashore many times. The Pacific Seashore had been on my bucket list, & it did not disappoint. It was even more magnificent than I had imagined. The rugged cliffs & coves @ Mendocino were particularly colorful & beautiful as the high waves crashed against them. I love ❤️ that sound. I took videos... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walk the headlands or walk/bike 12 mile paved bike path along ocean north of Ft Bragg. Stop in North Coast Brewery Restaurant in Ft Bragg for great food, service, ambience and micro brews

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

It's real purdy in this area. Lots of ocean and trees and mountains and big sky. The towns have gone downhill though.

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We visited Fort Bragg a few miles north and went to the Glass Beach and Mendocino Coast Botanical Garden. Both places have gorgeous views of the ocean and vegetation and are great places to spend the day. The walking is not difficult. Fort Bragg has a lot of restaurants, and we ate lunch there. We also took a whale watch... More 

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Union City, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This was the first time my wife and I visited the Mendocino area. The views are beautiful along the coast. The town itself is quite small. Lots of tourist shops and small restaurants. Culture and quaint.

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Montara, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

This coast is rugged at times. It roams through small towns each with it's own character. Mendocino has Van Damm Park with hiking and nature, shopping, hotels, great food. Ft. Bragg has the Glass Museum, Glass Beach, Hidden Valley RV Park Store with exotic wild dried mushroom for sale, and Mackericher State Beach.

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Sparks, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

The shoreline is dotted with big rocks and the waves can splash up over 50 ft. on an incoming tide in places

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