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The only nice part of Santa Cruz

Wish I had know about this part of Santa Cruz early on our trip. Beautiful coastal walking trails... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shingle Springs, California
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Drove along West Cliff Drive

I was bored watching my husband helping a friend do some repairs on his Home so I took a drive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Orchard Orchid
Manteca, California
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Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wish I had know about this part of Santa Cruz early on our trip. Beautiful coastal walking trails flanked by the ocean cliffs on one side and lovely homes on the other. The only worthwhile part of Santa Cruz worth visiting.

Thank NoraMcDaniel
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was bored watching my husband helping a friend do some repairs on his Home so I took a drive along the coast on West Cliff Drive....It was beautiful and everyone walking around and the surfers were all smiles....It was about 74 degrees and in...More

Thank Orchard Orchid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the family we so enjoyed ourselves this is a definite must so calm and relaxing beautiful view next time I want to take a picnic lunch it just sit there enjoy The View

Thank krysheila99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do yourself a favor and take a leisurely drive, walk or bike along this beautiful stretch of ocean. You can stop at many points along the way, catch a sunset or just breathe in the clean ocean air. It’s very healing and enjoyable.

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful roads that I've ever seen along the coast especially the coast of the Pacific at Santa Cruz California

Thank nazkar14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful drive along the ocean, you can park and watch the surfers and if you are lucky you might see a pod of whales going by. It’s a nice walk too, there is a beach to take your dog and bike riders love this area...More

Thank ChristineY1
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We spent a lot of time on West Cliff Drive. If you can, ride a bike or skateboard. Looked like a cool thing to do!

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 7 January 2018

A westside Santa Cruz favorite strip to walk, jog or carouse about. Bike along the road edge though be careful for gawking motorists who often turn into bikers when they are not paying attention to the road as they drive along. On a blustery day...More

Thank RonCentralCA
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Whether you walk it, jog it, or drive it, this road will be busy -- with good reason. At every bend, there are fresh vistas of natural beauty, both in the landscape, but especially on the seascape. Surfers abound, and bystanders are amazed at their...More

Thank GrandDude2014
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely walk with the family. Roomy promenade. Lots of walkers, runners, jolly pets, stunning views. Wish had more time to enjoy it! Will be back.

Thank Flamingo411
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26 March 2017|
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Response from Rubythief | Reviewed this property |
Current e-bikes at 131 front has electric bikes and pacific ave cycles at 320 pacific has regular bikes for rent. Current is about 3 blocks from the wharf and pacific is about 6 blocks from the wharf at the start of the... More
11 July 2016|
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Response from dan g | Reviewed this property |
Nothing I can add that has not been already said. Agree with all other recommendations about Henry Cowell.
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30 April 2016|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
I live downtown and walk it everyday. From the Seaway, it is 1/2 a mile to Steamers ( Surfer Museum light house looking thing). From there it is another mile , or less, to Natural Bridges. The walk is so beautiful you will... More