Fern Trail, Spring Trail and Lookout Trail Loop

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Fern Trail, Spring Trail and Lookout Trail Loop is a 4 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Santa Cruz, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
4.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
564 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Enjoy the wonder of the Pogonip open Space Preserve. This scenic loop offers a connection between Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, Pogonip, and the upper UCSC campus

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1 month ago

Great balance of forest, field and view of Santa Cruz.

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3 months ago

This is not o mountain bike trail. There is a $208.00 fine. So we ride the mtb trail .

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3 months ago

mountain biking
4 months ago

I went with my daughter to ride this trail and the trail head says no bikes! We tried going along the Emma McCrary Trail which was open to bikes but it was a bit advanced for her so we turned around :(

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4 months ago

so beautiful!

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9 months ago

Awesome hike but watch out for ticks. Lots of tall grass.

10 months ago

Tuesday, October 11, 2016