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Alamere Falls

Bolinas, CA
+1 415-663-1092
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We hiked in to Alamere Falls. The hike was beautiful, but long. Bring water and snacks! Also layer... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Hamilton, Canada
via mobile
Moderate trek with a prize in the end

This is a moderate trek, it is plain walking except the last part where it is slightly difficult... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Bengaluru, India
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Spectacular 40-foot waterfall, considered to be one of the rare examples of ocean bluff falls in the world.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good33%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“poison oak” (9 reviews)
“mile hike” (6 reviews)
“coast trail” (4 reviews)
Bolinas, CA
+1 415-663-1092
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We hiked in to Alamere Falls. The hike was beautiful, but long. Bring water and snacks! Also layer your clothing and make sure you’re comfortable. The falls weren’t well marked off the path- for us it was just an arrow on the path made out...More

Thank llg72
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is a moderate trek, it is plain walking except the last part where it is slightly difficult climb up and down to the beach to go near the water fall.

Thank ElgaKevin
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Pro's = beautiful, fairly easy (but long) hike. Con's = very crowded (it's popular!). I recommend getting their early to park as close to the trailhead as possible. Otherwise you are lining up on the road and walking farther. The trail is fairly level, with...More

Thank Jeff2Summit
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We hiked to Alamere Falls the last Sunday in June. We got there around 9 am and the parking lot was pretty full. There was a female Ranger showing people where to park. It was just me and my 12 year old granddaughter There are...More

4  Thank mrlaidbakk
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We set up camp at wildcat Camp before venturing less than two miles to Alamere Falls. I was prepared to go under the falls and brought a towel and jacket. It was cold. You can also just hike to and back from Alamere without staying...More

Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The trail is moderate to easy - if you keep your eyes open you will have a delightful 12 mile round trip experience! Miss it and it goes to just over 13...so not a big deal- Reason to go- one of three waterfalls in CA...More

1  Thank Keith J
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is a stunning hike. I believe it is a little over 9 miles round trip and most of the trail is pretty easy with very little incline. Throughout the hike, there was a mixture of walking through trees and along the coast with beautiful...More

1  Thank Faye S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Beautiful hike along well maintained trails, highly recommend this for anyone in the area. It gets really busy later in the morning so try to get there by 9 at the latest to avoid the crowd. The actual path to the falls is a little...More

3  Thank ConnorLawrence
Reviewed 6 May 2017

If you go during the weekend, plan on arriving early as the parking lot fills up very quickly. When the lot is full, a ranger will direct arriving cars to park alongside the dirt road (note: the dirt road is very dusty, too... as will...More

1  Thank alviemsw
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Nice hike starting from Palomarin trailhead (Pt. Reyes National Seashore) leading to an amazing waterfall and ocean view. There are two ways to reach there: - either hike all the way to the Wildcat campground and then walk back to the waterfall through the beach...More

1  Thank Georgios B
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Salvador T
28 August 2016|
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Response from Katheryne D | Reviewed this property |
i dont think its a great idea to take kids because its a really long walk . and kids get tired really quick 😅