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Best trails in Salinas River State Beach

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Explore the most popular trails in Salinas River State Beach with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

The beach and dunes at Salinas River State Beach are part of Monterey Bays unique coastal dune system and it is home to many species of birds, including the California brown pelican, red-tailed hawk, American kestrel, western snowy plover, western gull, black phoebe, western scrub-jay, California towhee, white-crowned sparrow, and more. The beach is a popular fishing site.

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Map of trails in Salinas River State Beach
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Top trails (2)
#1 - Dune Trail
Salinas River State Beach
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 1 h 56 m
#2 - Moss Landing to Salinas River
Salinas River State Beach
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 30 m