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Mount Wittenberg

Point Reyes National Seashore, Point Reyes National Seashore, CA
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WORK UP A SWEAT GOING UP WITTENBERG

It's my tradition to hike up to Mt. Wittenberg at least one every time I come back to Pt. It's... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2015
Doug E
,
Berkeley, California, United States
Quick hike

This is a quick (I think about 1 hr up, 1 hr down..or slightly more) from the visitor center to top... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2015
Daugman
,
Seattle
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This, the highest peak in the area, is great for hiking.
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10 Oct 2015
“WORK UP A SWEAT GOING UP WITTENBERG”
19 May 2015
“Quick hike”
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Point Reyes National Seashore, Point Reyes National Seashore, CA
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Reviewed 11 October 2015

It's my tradition to hike up to Mt. Wittenberg at least one every time I come back to Pt. It's about 45-50 minutes straight up, but the view is worth it-and getting that much exercise balances some of the abundant dining in town as Point...More

1  Thank Doug E
Reviewed 20 May 2015

This is a quick (I think about 1 hr up, 1 hr down..or slightly more) from the visitor center to top of Mt Wittenberg. You can also do this to "almost" the top (because the summit has no views now that all the trees have...More

Thank Daugman
Reviewed 11 May 2015

From the Bear Valley trail-head you can pick up a simple free map at the ranger/info office and navigate the trails easily. Its about a 1400 foot elevation gain and mostly shady. It meanders thru lovely forest trails with evergreen conifers all around! There is...More

1  Thank sh56703
Reviewed 25 January 2015

If you leave the Bear Valley Visitor Center and hike about 1/4 mile, there is a trail straight up to the top of Mt. Wittenberg. It's steep, but in 45 minutes you'll be treated to a breathtaking review of Drake's Bay and will feel justified...More

Thank Doug E
Reviewed 9 July 2013

The view from atop is wonderful and makes the trek upward well worthwhile. In late July-mid August, bring a bucket to fill up with delicious huckleberries found along the trail.

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