The Bodega bay to Jenner stretch of Hwy 1 is one of the most scenic and rugged parts of it. I have driven the entire length of Hwy 1 and this is far and away one of the best parts. There are numerous beaches and overlooks along the way. The weather today was perfect, and made for a wonderful day.
As you drive down hwy 1, stop and smell the roses, or shall I say the ocean! Lovely views for photography and nature viewing. Be sure to bring a good set of binos. We saw 2 peregrine falcons and whales! Don't forget that picnic lunch!
The drive from Fort Ross to Jenner is breathtaking and thrilling. Curvy mountain roads ride the edge of the bluffs with few guard rails between you and the rugged sea far below. If the twists and turns are not enough of a thrill, factor in rock slides, sheer drops, cattle crossings, heavy fog and, unbelievably, a wine tasting option at...
We visited this attraction twice during our Sonoma County visit in the Jenner area. It was in the fall, so it was a little cool in the morning and warmed up, but also a bit windy! Take your time, roam around, there is plenty to see and more than one parking location. Bring water with you to stay hydrated too...
We were there in early May, and it was quite windy and cool. It was worth the short drive, and the views were quite nice. There is a short walking path. In May it was a bit cool - wear layers. But there were a number of wildflowers in bloom.