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Such s beautiful view and area. I highly recommend stopping and enjoying nature here. I saw deer... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
West Monroe, Louisiana
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Great hike

This is a great general like for everyone. The views are amazing and most of the hike is fairly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anna I
Sacramento, California
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A rugged and recommended whale-watching promontory along the California coast.
Westshore Road, Bodega Bay, CA 94923
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such s beautiful view and area. I highly recommend stopping and enjoying nature here. I saw deer and seals as a bonus.

Thank rebeccabrabb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great general like for everyone. The views are amazing and most of the hike is fairly level so even inexperienced hikers can enjoy this hike. I got to see seals during my hike as well dear. There were birds everywhere. There are...More

Thank Anna I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best hiking around. The views are magnificent. Hiking can be easy or hard depending on which one you choose. The main trail is easy to medium. When we camp here this is our go to walk. Friends go to Spud Point for...More

Thank desro35
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A spectacular vantage point for viewing the ocean, cliffs, sometimes whales, often pelicans and cormorants, and always beauty.

Thank Marcia G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an easy hike with super views. Keep in mind it is windy. Easy access from parking lot. Saw some deer. Plenty of spots to sit and enjoy the different views.

Thank firsttimetotuscany
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We recently stopped by Bodega Head while out visiting wineries. Great View with the cliffs and the waves crashing below. Good place to stop and stretch your legs if you are out and about for the day.

Thank vppro
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Another great CA spot that highlights the beauty and power of nature. Not our first time here but always return when we have the opportunity.

Thank I7990PRdonnat
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Had a wonderful walk along the "cliffs". Followed the trail around ~ got to see 2 does and a 2 point buck and several different birds.

Thank Caroline T
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The woman at the Bodega Bay Visitors Center is so knowledgeable and sweet and will explain the area and must-do stops.

Thank Alicia S
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Lots of well-maintained trails on the head. The coastline is spectacular and the water is breathtaking when the sun is shining on it. Lots of wildlife to look at (birds and sea lions especially.)

Thank writchey
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21 July 2018|
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Response from _suemartinatsr | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the other two answers. there are beautiful views that can be enjoyed in the car, but walking is rather treacherous.
6 April 2016|
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Response from janetperlman | Reviewed this property |
i concur...doran beach...but there are also picnic talbe on the head if it is not too windy...but no real beach access, however, great views and a nice park like area on the cliffs..
Treasure D
20 August 2015|
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Response from BrooklynDodgers13 | Reviewed this property |
As promised I sent an email to friends of ours who live in Bodega Bay. My friend responded "Dogs are not allowed at the Head but you could Goggle California State Parks and go to Sonoma Coast State Beaches to find beaches... More