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Gorda-by-the-Sea, or Gorda Springs California, this Southern Big Sur coastline is indeed rugged. Gorda CA is a small community on the scenic Highway 1.
Los Padres NF: North
Los Padres NF: North
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elevation: 158' population: zip code: 93920


rugged coastal cliffs, pine hillsides

Monterey County
N of San Simeon
on Hwy 1



  • backpacking
  • camping
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Los Padres National Forest
  • Silver Peak Wilderness
  • Limekiln State Park
  • Ventana Wilderness
  • Willow Creek Road #23S01
  • Sand Dollar Beach
  • gorda campgrounds

    Plaskett Creek Campground
    Limekiln Campground Big Sur
    San Simeon Campground
    Big Sur Campgrounds
    Big Sur Backroads Camping
    Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

    tent camping

    Small market with coffee shop, cafe & a gas station. A few hotel rooms on the property above store. Excellent dirt roads and camping nearby. National Forest CLOSED 2021, see PDF link below

    nearby towns:
    Big Sur
    San Simeon
    King City
    local links:

    Gorda Springs Resort
    72801 Hwy 1, Big Sur, CA 93920

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    Pacific Valley School Big Sur
    Big Sur Camping w/ Dogs
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    Ventana Wilderness Alliance
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