Dipsea to Ben Johnson Trail Loop

HARD 4 reviews

Dipsea to Ben Johnson Trail Loop is a 10.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Stinson Beach, California that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, birding, and backpacking and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
10.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2549 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

backpacking

birding

hiking

trail running

forest

views

waterfall

wildlife

no dogs

Start at Stinson Beach and take the Dipsea trail. When you approach Muir Woods National Monument, take the Ben Johnson trail to enter the majestical Muir Woods. Then exit out of the park and get back on the Dipsea trail. Take it all the way to Stinson Beach.