Cave Landing and Pirate's Cove from Shell Beach

EASY 74 reviews

Cave Landing and Pirate's Cove from Shell Beach is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Pismo Beach, California that features a cave and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking and is accessible year-round.

2.1 miles 344 feet Out & Back

kid friendly

hiking

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beach

cave

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hiking
3 days ago

The hike was nice ... lots of poison oak and lots of litter

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hiking
1 month ago

hiking
1 month ago

pretty good hike that's close to my house in pismo! can't beat that or the views! def plan on doing this again

hiking
2 months ago

Average, easy trail. Some old road asphalt and pretentious "get off my street" signs. Parking access is sketchy on Avila side, and trash is prevelant.

hiking
2 months ago

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5 months ago

A great hike especially for beginners, nice views until you get to the cave (garbage and graffiti) but there's plenty of other areas to explore.

walking
6 months ago

Good place to walk small dogs

walking
7 months ago

7 months ago

Beautiful beach. Cave had quite a lot of litter but hike was very pleasant.

hiking
8 months ago

hiking
8 months ago