The Jughandle State Reserve is gorgeous. I read that there were nice beaches- but these beaches were jaw-droppingly beautiful! I'll be back soon!
From the parking lot just off HWY 1, you walk through a wooded path and down some stairs to find a medium coarse sandy beach with a small creek running into the ocean. The beach feels very private and the surf is great for boogie boarding. People had set up chairs and umbrellas for chillin' at the beach. The ocean... 更多
I was here for a wedding. What a beautiful location. I'm used to sandy beaches, but love the sight of waves crashing on rocks. Jughandle gives you both.
We hadn't heard a whole lot about this reserve so wee very pleasantly surprised by the the beautiful trail. We took the the trail that was on the left of the parking lot. I think the one on the right led to the beach, but we were more interested in hiking and getting views of the ocean. Stunning views of... 更多
Jug Handle was the highlight of our trip. We took our two dogs in the trail to the Pygmy Forrest. The dogs love it and so did we! In addition to the Pygmy Forrest trail, there are trails on the bluffs overlooking the ocean. The views are amazing!
Well worth stopping and checking out the beach coastal area. Great photo ops. Fun walk to the beach area. Had the beach to ourselves for most of the time we were there. Beautiful
My wife and I did the 7 mile round trip hike up to the Pygmy Forest. The hike is uphill most of the way up but it is a gentle rise the entire way with a few steeper spots. There are a few spots were the trail splits and it is not well marked on which way to go but... 更多
Wonderful hike! One direction to the coast and then come back and hike the woods to the pigmy forest. It's relatively flat in the woods and so very beautiful. Enchanting!