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Ultimate Sunday Hike

Find Dramatic Coastal Views on the New Devil's Slide Trail

The Devil's Slide trail view over the Pacific Ocean

A geologic inevitability, Devil’s Slide is situated high above the Pacific Ocean between the coastal towns of Pacifica and Halfmoon Bay. For decades, it has been a consistent and persistent headache for local motorists and CalTrans alike, closing Highway 1 innumerable times as sections have slid into the hungry surf below.

The Ultimate Sunday Hike: San Bruno Mountain

Hiking San Bruno Mountain

As one of the Bay Area's most accessible urban hikes, a climb up San Bruno Mountain has rewards at every twist and turn of the trail. The relative isolation of this steep-sloped, northernmost peak in the Santa Cruz mountain range has created habitat conditions for 14 rare and endangered species. With over 12 miles of trails there's much to see in this special place.

The Ultimate Sunday Hike: Big Basin State Park's Berry Creek Falls

Hiking on the Berry Creek Falls Trail in Big Basin State Park

Big Basin State Park, nestled in steep hills and ridges above Santa Cruz, is the California's oldest State park, established in 1922 in order to preserve the ever dwindling stocks of old-growth Redwoods that once blanketed the coast.

The Ultimate Sunday Hike: Wilder Ranch Santa Cruz

Today's scenic jaunt, at Wilder Ranch State Historic Park located just north of Santa Cruz on the Pacific Coast, is a wonderful hike that will appeal to people and families of all ages.

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