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San Francisco: Sam McDonald County Park Loop

This 5-mile loop wanders through huge redwood stands along the western slope of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Extend the trip with an overnight at a Sierra Club hut.

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Take CA 1 S to CA 84 E; after 10 mi., turn R onto Pescadero Road. Drive 1 mi. S and bear R onto Alpine Road. Park entrance is on R.

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