Big Rock Hole Trail

MODERATE 14 reviews

Big Rock Hole Trail is a 6.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Santa Cruz, California that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
6.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1692 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

river

views

wild flowers

no dogs

This trail features a giant swimming hole for hot days. Hike under alders, cottonwoods, and big leaf maple to arrive at this oasis on the San Lorenzo River From the Hillbilly entrance climb down and cross the San Lorenzo River. Then The trail meander up through

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10 days ago

Great hike! Very quiet trail. The fork leading to Big Rock Hole is a bit misleading as there is a tree laying over the trail. Just climb over it and keep going! Beautiful place.

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3 months ago

Solid hike with nice flowing river.

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4 months ago

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6 months ago

I didn't do the loop but found the rope swing by the big rock and Moshed through the river which was a beast , I could fart around here all day fun place .

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9 months ago

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