Hike from Kirk Creek Campground to Vicente Flat Trail

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The hike from Kirk Creek Campground to Vicente Flat Trail, in Limekiln State Park, is a 10.9 mile trail. The trail features beautiful ocean views and vistas of the Big Sur coast.

The Vicente Flat Trail is well kept and wide, with many campsites at the end. This trail is very close to Cone Peak, and is used for mountain biking, trail running, birding, and nature trips. 

Photos: Michael GobbiElaine Layabout, David Stone and Andrew K. Smith

Distance

10.9 Miles RT

Elevation Gain

3454 ft Gain

Type

Out-and-Back

Activities

Fitness, Camping, Mountain Biking, Running, Backpacking

Bathrooms
Beach
Easy Parking
Romantic
Scenic
Waterfall
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Nearby Lodging

From $176/night

Asilomar Hotel and Conference Grounds

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Moss Landing, California

We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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