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Best trails in Johnson Ranch Open Space

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Explore the most popular trails in Johnson Ranch Open Space with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Top trails (4)
#1 - Johnson Ranch Loop Trail
Johnson Ranch Open Space
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 34 m
Johnson Ranch Loop Trail is a 3.2 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Avila Beach, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of acShow more
#2 - Johnson Ranch Loop Trail Short Loop
Johnson Ranch Open Space
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 6 m
As of mid-February 2019, users have reported that this trail is closed due to excessive water and flooding in the area. Please contact the park before visiting.Show more
#3 - Johnson Ranch to Filipponi Trail
Johnson Ranch Open Space
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 7 m
Johnson Ranch to Filipponi Trail is a 2.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near San Luis Obispo, California that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is good for all skill levels Show more
#4 - Johnson Ranch and Filipponi Trail
Johnson Ranch Open Space
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 33 m
Johnson Ranch and Filipponi Trail is a 5.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near San Luis Obispo, California that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is good for all skill levShow more