A complete big sur beach guide. Julia pfeiffer burns state park is a state park in california 12 miles south of pfeiffer big sur state park on californias pacific coast.
Big sur offers several different beachcombing opportunities.
Pfeiffer beach big sur campground. Read 10 reviews of pfeiffer big sur state park in big sur california. Andrew molera state park has the big sur river which makes for spectacular sunsets. View the spectacular big sur coastline from the cliffs or walk along the shoreline.
On the western slope of the santa lucia mountains the peaks of pfeiffer big sur state park tower high above the big sur river gorge where the big sur river enters this popular park. Get directions reviews and information for plaskett creek campground in big sur ca. View amenities of big sur campground cabins and see other nearby camping options.
The park stretches from the big sur coastline into nearby 3000 foot ridges. This state park is named after julia pfeiffer burns a well respected pioneer woman in the big sur country. Big sur is a rugged and mountainous section of the central coast of california between carmel highlands and san simeon where the santa lucia mountains rise abruptly from the pacific ocean.
Pfeiffer beach has great access and great sunset viewings. View amenities of pfeiffer big sur state park and see other nearby camping options. Ventana campground in big sur located approximately 65 miles north of san simeon and 30 miles south of carmel is an amazing 40 acre redwood canyon.
Read 45 reviews of big sur campground cabins in big sur california. Camping hiking page of big sur visitor guide showing camp grounds day hikes wilderness hikes flora fauna with links to parks camp grounds trail conditions. A main feature of the park is mcway falls which drops over a cliff of 80 feet 24 m into the pacific ocean.