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Nice 1/2 mile walk

The sign says it’s a half mile walk but it sure doesn’t seem that long at all because the temps are... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Daniel A
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Beijing, China
Nice place, off the beaten track

Enjoyed our visit here. About a half mile walk from the parking to the Lighthouse. All the... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Maura-Irish
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Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed visiting the Point Cabrillo Lighthouse. It was a nice walk down to the property and we felt like we had seen everything we wanted to in less than 2 hours. The museum in the lighthouse home provided for the families of the...More

Thank Cyndy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little museum run by volunteers. Excellent collaborative restoration which has won design awards.

Thank C3028LImary
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Dog friendly, beautiful trails, spectacular views, we were not able to go inside the gift shop as it was closed for the day, but did look very nice

Thank Ediver
Reviewed 5 September 2017

There appeared to be insufficient enforcing of the "Pedestrians Only" order on the sign in front of the trail to the lighthouse and rentals.

Thank Irene S
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The sign says it’s a half mile walk but it sure doesn’t seem that long at all because the temps are cool, the scenery is very appealing and even very elderly people had little difficulty making the hike.

1  Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We parked in the upper parking lot and walked the half mile to the lighthouse. There are several cottages where lighthouse tenders use to live. Several are available for rent. The lighthouse is still fully functional. The bottom floor used to house the generators that...More

1  Thank Jim K
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Parked in the upper parking lot and toured the light house, still active by the way, and found a lovely walking trail alone the coastal edge. I believe you could go all the way to Caspar Beach, but after 1.5 miles we took a turn...More

Thank Pamela T
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Enjoyed our visit here. About a half mile walk from the parking to the Lighthouse. All the employees are volunteers, from what I could gather. Lovely views of the coastline.

Thank Maura-Irish
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The light house is nice and in a beautiful spot on the Mendocino coast. You park and then there is about a 1/2 mile walk to the lighthouse. There is a shop on the first floor, a salt water aquarium exhibit, and a museum in...More

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