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“Sadly still largely closed”

Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park
Ranked #8 of 33 things to do in Big Sur
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were not impressed by this park. Obviously due to the fire and mudslides most of the park was closed but we found the parts that were open to be a bit dull. No real information from the rangers about what was open, poor signage inside. The walk we took led to a ring of trees. Generally underwhelming - much better parks available.

1  Thank Hepatacyte
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Big Sur is our favorite place in the world. Unfortunately, last summer it suffered a horrible man-caused fire. This year, a mudslide resulting from that fire cut off Highway 1 just beyond the entrance to Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park. We were so happy to hike the trails, splash in the river, and commune with the redwoods again. Julia Pfeiffer is my favorite of the 2 parks, but this one is not to be missed on your Big Sur drive.

1  Thank Carole C
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

we really enjoyed our stayed here. This place normally would have access to the beach, but because of all the rain(mud slides) there is areas that are being repaired and the access is closed or limited.

This place has clean restrooms, mirrors, electrical outlets, sink, showers, flat campsites, surrounded by beautifull trees
Shower token is one dollar for 31/2 minutes to 5 minutes. I stayed on sites: 48 and 49
I would recomend them. 8 people , 2 tent, and 2 cars per site.

3  Thank Bayunco
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Visited in July 2017 and due to the earlier landslides parts of the park were still closed. The part of Hwy 1 that was open still offered beautiful sights so it's well worth a visit if the weather is nice! We found a parking inside the park with easy walking routes in connection to it. Entrance with car was $10 if I remember correctly. There were also parking available right outside the park entrance.

Thank Hanna A
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Due to the winter storm, a majority part of the park was closed. We just did couple mini trails and spent about little over an hour exploring. Despite spending $10 for entrance fee and only for an hour, I still think it was worth it because it was really relaxing to walk around.

Thank itsxjackie
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