Horse Creek Mountain Trail is a 13.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Shelter Cove, California that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from May until September.

DISTANCE
13.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2,585 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

beach

views

Hike, from Black Sands beach in the Lost Coast, up Horse Creek Mountain Trail.  Watch out for a ton of Poison Oak on the Trail near the start of Horse Creek Mountain Trail.