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Big Sur, Big Send

Big Sur, Big Send


Meet: 10:00 AM, TRO GRO

Return: Later Sunday

Member: $98 Non member: $123

Participant Driver*: $59

Difficulty: Beginner

We’ll be heading out from Tro Gro at 10:00 AM Friday morning to Ponderossa Campground in Los Padres National Forest. Planning to visit Naciemento River for some (weather-permitting) swimming. Next day, sending it up north to Andrew Molera State Park in Big Sur to hike the Molera Loop for 9 miles of bluffs, beaches, and probably cool trees. Sunday we will hit Jade Cove to hike and search for some jade stone, followed by a beautiful drive home down some of the Pacific Coast Highway.

Contact the Guides:

Emmy St. Pierre:


Nisey Berry:

Charlie Toney:

What to Bring:

  • Hiking boots

  • Day pack

  • Sleeping bag

  • Sleeping pad

  • Bathing suit

  • Towel

  • Warm layers (estimated mid 60s during the day)

  • At least 1 L of water

  • Mess kit (bowl/spoon/etc)

  • Sun protection

  • Optional: a bomb playlist

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Later Event: September 28
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