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Robert Louis Stevenson State Park

Calistoga, CA
+1 707-942-4575
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Spectacular views and all kinds of really cool rock formations. Go early and beat the crowds on the... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2017
Point Reyes Station, California

Damn this hike and the lack of signs and directions. Yes it is long and a good work out but it... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Edmonton, Canada
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Sweeping views of the Pacific and the Sierra Nevada range are highlights of this state park, which features rough terrain, evergreen forests and a five-mile hiking trail to the top of Mount St. Helena.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Calistoga, CA
+1 707-942-4575
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Spectacular views and all kinds of really cool rock formations. Go early and beat the crowds on the weekends

Thank greendragongenetics
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Damn this hike and the lack of signs and directions. Yes it is long and a good work out but it would be nice to have some signage. We went left after the memorial with the book on it. Wasted time and got attacked by...More

Thank lapitraveller
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Hike to summit and back took us 3hr 45min including a 20 min stop at the top for lunch (note we are fast hikers). This is not a loop hike so one you summit it's a duplicate return. Hike starts out nice with the first...More

Thank Love2dine054
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This park has a variety of hikes for all levels of hikers and offers beautiful views. The drive up is quite windy.

Thank ToddMSav
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We worked a trail hike into one of the mornings of our winery tour weekend. The trail head that we parked at is a 15 minute drive north on CA29 from the point where Lincoln Ave, Lake St, and Silverado Trail come together on the...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 21 June 2016

If you have read Silverado Squatters by Robert Louis Stevenson, then its worth the visit to where he squatted on his honeymoon whilst he was in Calistoga in the Napa Valley area. A commerative plaque marks the spot of the cabin he lived in with...More

2  Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We explored the park and ended up taking the service road to the top of the mountain for some breathtaking views of the valley.

1  Thank Mbd5035
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Driving into the Napa Valley from the north you will go through this park. It is a windy drive but it is quite beautiful and there are many places to stop and take a beautiful nature walk.

Thank TallTraveler2013
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We did the Table Rock Trail with the trailhead on the East side of the highway with our dog on leash. She gets hot easy since she is an Olde English Bulldog and she was glad to have some shady spots to lie down and...More

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Good trails: fairly strenuous and can be a little slippery at times, so be cautious. Wear the appropriate shoes, bring plenty of water and be prepared to be out there for a while. The entrance was hard to find; look for a bunch of cars...More

1  Thank korantemah
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Response from Robin W | Reviewed this property |
We didn't make it that far but it was still a scenic hike. We hiked about 1 hour each way. Our dog is 10, and it was a warm day. Lots of wildflowers wildflowers in Spring.