Sunset Hike to Mori Point

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Distance

3 miles

Elevation Gain

260 ft

Route Type

Loop

Added by Gene Reyes

The hike to Mori Point offers a variety of difficulty from a brisk sunset walk to an intermediate two mile sunrise hike. Pacifica is 30 minutes south of San Francisco through Highway 1.

Start at the parking lots close to the pier, where bathrooms are also available. Walk along the pier to watch the sunset as it begins.

Next, walk along Sharp Park Beach to discover the plethora of wild flowers and friendly locals always ready to guide you on your walk.

Take the stairs up to the main vista and enjoy a panoramic view of Pacifica and the ocean crashing against the rocks down below.

Take one of the many available benches and stay warm as you watch the last seconds of sunlight for the day.

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Fitness
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Bathrooms
Beach
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
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Romantic
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🥇Top Contributor

5 months ago

Great views

Great hike near surf. Lots of nice views and not too hard of a hike

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10 months ago

Fun hike, nice views

The views on this trail are really nice. You can even climb down to the beach.

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10 months ago

The best for sunset!

So glad we found this for a sunset one night. It is one of my favorite sunsets to date! Insanely dramatic colors and peaceful setting.

Great Views And Fun Hills!

Sunset is the best time to go. There are lots of hills and tiny tails you can take to explore the area. The Rockaway Beach side has some great food options too!

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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.

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