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Beach Picnic at Shark Fin Cove

Davenport, California

4.3

Explore Panther Beach

Santa Cruz, California

4.5

Photographing the Sunset at Panther Beach

Santa Cruz, California

5.0

Enchanted Loop Trail

Santa Cruz, California

5.16 mi / 866 ft gain

Baldwin Loop

Santa Cruz, California

3.38 mi / 620 ft gain

Baldwin, Enchanted, Eucalyptus, Twin Oaks, Wilder Ridge Loop

Santa Cruz, California

7.59 mi / 971 ft gain

Surf Four Mile Beach

Santa Cruz, California

4.0

Four Mile Beach

Santa Cruz, California

1.15 mi / 79 ft gain

Redwoods Reborn - Fall Creek

Santa Cruz, California

7.5 mi / 1702 ft gain

Places to stay

Santa Cruz, California

The Rooms at FlipJack Ranch

From $289 / night

Santa Cruz, California

Jack's Canvas Cabin

From $209 / night

Santa Cruz, California

The Romantic Tree House

From $444 / night

Santa Cruz, California

Artemis

From $100 / night

The River View Cabin

From $249.50 / night

Santa Cruz, California

Ocean-View Paradise w/ Hot Tub, 1 Block to Beach

From $541 / night

Guides and stories

10 Great Places To See Wildlife Near Santa Cruz

Crystal Birns

4 Ways to Stay in Santa Cruz, California

Sara Sheehy

3 Ways to Fuel Your Days in Santa Cruz, California

Sara Sheehy

The Perfect Weekend Adventure at Big Basin State Park

Benjamin Canevari

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