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Big Sur Guides and Hiking

Hwy 1, Big Sur, CA
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Unforgettable discovery of nature in Big Sur for our family!

Our family had a great experience with Leslie hiking through the Pfeiffer/Big Sur area. As our... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
David R
,
Miami, Florida
Excellent 1/2 day hikes for families

My two daughters (age 10 and 13) had a great experience in Big Sur with our guide Lesli. She took... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
sicilydickenson
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Houston, Texas
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Hwy 1, Big Sur, CA
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Our family had a great experience with Leslie hiking through the Pfeiffer/Big Sur area. As our guide, she oriented our family to experiencing and paying attention to our natural surroundings and hikes. This not only made for a great experience at the time, but changed...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

My two daughters (age 10 and 13) had a great experience in Big Sur with our guide Lesli. She took us to some amazing "off the beaten path" places. She is very knowledgeable of the area and really brought the place to life for us....More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I are avid hikers and wanted to have the full Big Sur experience. Our 1/2 day excursion consisted of 3 hikes that took us through gorgeous redwood forest, a secret and secluded hike to a picnic spot next to the river, and...More

1  Thank AndreaLF14
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Damned if Lesli didn't have us tree-hugging! We loved it. The valley of the lilies, the redwoods, the beaches and ocean--it was all mind-blowing. And, my blood pressure did reduce. I'm sure of it.

Thank dwyerl247
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

Mr. Stephen Copeland is an amazing tour guide. He is warm, friendly, and approachable and listens to what you want to see. He took us to some points on Big Sur that are not even listed in tour books such as the highest point by...More

1  Thank Herb E
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We were fortunate to be introduced to Big Sur Guides and Hiking. We spent two days with Lesli trekking and visiting so many great spots. Having Lesli made it sensational. She took us to areas that we wouldn't have gone to by ourselves and has...More

1  Thank Richard R
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Excellent hike with Greg. He showed me some of Big Sur's must sees and shared with me his knowledge of the natural landscape and other local facts. A really enjoyable way to see this part of the Pacific Coast!

Thank danikb16
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Reviewed 17 August 2015

We met Steve Copeland in 2014 on our first visit to Ventana Inn and Big Sur, and he took us on a wonderful hike around the Inn's amazing grounds. This year, we went on a private hike with Steve to some secret spots, beautiful hiking,...More

2  Thank SteveOtto1021
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Reviewed 17 July 2015

We did the "Big Sur" route - starting from Monterey and drove South to Hearst Castle in July 15 and it took us took 7 hrs. This included: - 1hr breakfast stop at the wonderful River Inn - real traditional place with lovely fireplace, outside...More

3  Thank expressive-one
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Reviewed 11 March 2015

I take this every time I go! Invaluable info. Filled with length, maps, etc Can purchase at any book store or at Nepenthe store.

Thank Kerryloves2travel
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