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Margaret B wrote a review Feb 2018
34 contributions11 helpful votes
I highly recommend spending a day at the preserve, which is more commonly known as Audubon Canyon Ranch, just North of Stinson Beach. It has a short season when it is open to the public (May through July as of this writing), so check their website first. Enjoy their 8 miles of trails and learn about the site from many volunteers. "ACR is self funded (and is not actually part of the Audubon Society), so be prepared to donate,…
Date of experience: May 2017
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mshapiro99 wrote a review Jan 2017
Sterling, Virginia912 contributions263 helpful votes
This is a great place to get close to nature -- to see birds and other small animals in their natural habitats, and to enjoy the sounds of nature unimpeded by our busy daily lives. Woth a visit when in the Sinson Beach/Bolinas Area.
Date of experience: December 2016
Richard T wrote a review Feb 2015
Sacramento, California79 contributions29 helpful votes
Huge clean beach. Surf is perfect for some surfing but better for boogie boarding. Enjoyed sitting on the beach at sunset. Beautiful surroundings with a number of restaurants in town and many picnic tables on the grounds.
Date of experience: February 2015
CarmichaelVentura wrote a review Dec 2014
California2,608 contributions977 helpful votes
This is a truly wonderful nature preserve in beautiful Stinson Beach, California. Trails for hiking, areas for picnics, nature to be observed. Our favorite place in Stinson.
Date of experience: June 2014
upupandaway3 wrote a review May 2014
Arizona2,194 contributions188 helpful votes
We actually saw seals/sea lions sunning on the sand bars in the middle of this low lying water place! We did not stop to take pics but sure will next time☆☆!