California Coastal Byways: 50 of California's Best Adventure Roads on the Coast

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Cruise all the best spots to experience California's coast from your car with this guide to 50 drives from San Diego to the Oregon Border. In this thoroughly updated fourth edition, each trip and map has been rechecked and updated with the latest information on fires and regulation changes. Also included is a new trip through and old-growth forest in Northern California's Del Norte County.

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Overview

Cruise all the best spots to experience California's coast from your car with this guide to 50 drives from San Diego to the Oregon Border. In this thoroughly updated fourth edition, each trip and map has been rechecked and updated with the latest information on fires and regulation changes. Also included is a new trip through and old-growth forest in Northern California's Del Norte County.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780899973593
  • Publisher: Wilderness Press
  • Publication date: 7/5/2004
  • Edition description: Fourth Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 150
  • Product dimensions: 5.08 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.39 (d)

Table of Contents

Drive Locations Map vi
Using California Coastal Byways ix
Map symbols x
Guide to Tour Highlight Icons x
Introduction 1
Preface 2
Where Land Meets Sea 3
Backcountry Touring 101 6
Author's Favorites 14
The Drives 15
Tour 1 Smith River Loop 16
Tour 2 Old Gasquet Toll Road 18
Tour 3 Howland Hill Road 20
Tour 4 Hoopa Valley Loop 22
Tour 5 Eel River State Wildlife Area 24
Tour 6 Bear River Ridge Road 26
Tour 7 Showers Pass 28
Tour 8 Punta Gorda 30
Tour 9 Smith-Etter Road 32
Tour 10 Dyerville Loop Road 34
Tour 11 Kings Peak Road 36
Tour 12 Saddle Mountain Road 38
Tour 13 Bear Harbor 40
Tour 14 Usal Road 42
Tour 15 Bell Springs Road 44
Tour 16 Fort Bragg-Sherwood Road 46
Tour 17 Fish Rock Road 48
Tour 18 Old Coast Road 50
Tour 19 Arroyo Seco-Indians Road 52
Tour 20 Cone Peak 54
Tour 21 South Coast Ridge Loop 56
Tour 22 San Martin Top 58
Tour 23 Three Peaks 60
Tour 24 Cypress Mountain Drive 62
Tour 25 Santa Rita Road 64
Tour 26 Hi Mountain 80
Tour 27 Avenales Observation Point 82
Tour 28 Sierra Madre 84
Tour 29 McPherson Peak Loop 86
Tour 30 San Emigdio Mountain 88
Tour 31 Quatal Canyon Road 90
Tour 32 West Camino Cielo 92
Tour 33 Big & Little Caliente Springs 94
Tour 34 Grade Valley Road 96
Tour 35 Frazier Mountain 98
Tour 36 Alamo Mountain Loop 100
Tour 37 Liebre Mountain-Sawmill Mountain 102
Tour 38 Del Sur Ridge 104
Tour 39 Magic Mountain 106
Tour 40 Pacific Crest Trail 108
Tour 41 Pacifico Mountain 110
Tour 42 Rincon to Shortcut 112
Tour 43 North Main Divide 114
Tour 44 Palomar Mountain 116
Tour 45 Black Mountain Summit 118
Tour 46 Black Canyon Road 120
Tour 47 Boulder Creek Road 122
Tour 48 Fred Canyon Road 124
Tour 49 Corral Canyon OHV Area 126
Tour 50 Bear Valley Road 128
Appendix 131
Information Sources 132
References 134
Index 135
Backcountry Road Signs 138
About the Author 139
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