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The Best Hiking in Cambria

Looking for the best hiking in Cambria? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Cambria. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top hiking spots in and near Cambria

  • Cambria, California

    Ridge, Bluff, Arch and Dolphin Trail

    3.5 mi / 295 ft gain
    Ridge, Bluff, Arch and Dolphin Trail is a loop trail that takes you past great forest setting located near Cambria, California
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  • Cambria, California

    Bluff, Seaclift, Dolphin and Ridge Trail

    2.45 mi / 223 ft gain
    Bluff, Seaclift, Dolphin and Ridge Trail is a loop trail where you may see wildflowers located near Cambria, California.
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  • Cambria, California

    Moonstone Beach Trail

    1.99 mi / 39 ft gain
    Moonstone Beach Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Cambria, California.
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  • Cambria, California

    Camp at San Simeon State Park

    4.0
    San Simeon has two campgrounds to choose from – San Simeon Creek Campground has 115 campsites for tent or RV camping. Sites have fire rings and picnic tables, and nearby there is firewood for sale. Your other choice is the primitive Washburn Campground, located 1 mile inland. From this plateau, y...
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  • Cambria, California

    Oceano Campground to San Simeon State Beach

    1.97 mi / 43 ft gain
    Oceano Campground to San Simeon State Beach is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Cambria, California.
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  • Cayucos, California

    Headlands Trail

    4.23 mi / 194 ft gain
    Headlands Trail is an out-and-back trail that is good for all skill levels located near Cayucos, California.
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  • Ragged Point, California

    San Simeon Bay Trail

    3.85 mi / 164 ft gain
    San Simeon Bay Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see wildflowers located near San Simeon, California.
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  • San Simeon, California

    Elephant Seal Vista Point

    Elephant Seal Vista Point is a favorite place to see the elephant seals. If you’re in the area and have the opportunity, it's a must see. During the Spring, the adult elephant seals and the baby seals are out. Nearby are easy, clearly marked, walking paths, along the cliffs edge. Dogs are not all...
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  • Cayucos, California

    Cayucos Pier Trail

    0.35 mi / 30 ft gain
    Cayucos Pier Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Cayucos, California.
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  • San Simeon, California

    Piedras Blancas Point to San Simeon Cove

    0.78 mi / 10 ft gain
    Piedras Blancas Point to San Simeon Cove is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near San Simeon, California.
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  • Cayucos, California

    Cayucos Cass Hill

    3.26 mi / 925 ft gain
    Cayucos Cass Hill is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Cayucos, California.
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  • San Simeon, California

    Elephant Seal Vista Point Trail

    5.0
    5.27 mi / 184 ft gain
    Elephant Seal Vista Point Trail is an out-and-back trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near San Simeon, California.
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  • Paso Robles, California

    Hike the Shoreline Trail

    1.0
    5.5 mi / 1100 ft gain
    The Shoreline Trail on Lake Nacimiento near Paso Robles, CA is a 5.6 mile trail used for hiking and trail running and located near Lake Nacimiento Resort. To get there, from Highway 101 take the 24th street exit in Paso Robles west till it turns into Lake Nacimiento Drive. Lake Nacimiento Drive w...
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  • Paso Robles, California

    Oak Knoll and Quail's Roost Trail

    0.83 mi / 92 ft gain
    Oak Knoll and Quail's Roost Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Paso Robles, California.
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  • San Simeon, California

    Point Sierra Nevada Trail

    1.71 mi / 39 ft gain
    Point Sierra Nevada Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see local wildlife located near San Simeon, California.
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  • Morro Bay, California

    Cloisters Wetland to Morro Rock

    4.44 mi / 144 ft gain
    Cloisters Wetland to Morro Rock is a loop trail where you may see local wildlife located near Morro Bay, California.
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