Photos from a January 2001 hike on Coast Trail, Palomarin Trailhead, Point Reyes
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Trailhead
Trailhead
Steps
Steps head to Coast Trail
Coast Trail
Coast Trail, initially lined with broom
Junction with trail to Palomarin Beach
Junction with trail to Palomarin Beach
Along the cliffs
Edging along the cliffs
A brief sojourn inland
Coast Trail turns west and drops down to cross a creek
Coffeeberry
California coffeeberry
     Douglas fir
     Douglas fir
Bridge
Bridge
Rerouted stretch
Approaching rerouted trail
Rerouted trail
This trail was rerouted in 2000
     Sagebrush
     Sagebrush
Strawberry
Strawberry
Shade
Coast Trail descends to cross a creek
Icy puddle
Icy puddle
Frost
Frost
Damp spot
Damp spot
Climb
Climbing on Coast Trail
Iris
Iris
Poison oak
Poison oak
     Lupine
     Lupine
Trail squeezes between the hills
Trail squeezes between two hills
Rocky
Rocky
     Milkmaids
     Milkmaids
Oregon grape
Oregon grape
Trail flatten outs
Trail flatten out
Junction
Junction with Lake Ranch Trail
Pick flowering currant
Pink-flowering currant
Coast Trail
Douglas firs
Little ponds
Little ponds to the west
Alders
Alders on the sides of the trail
Ceanothus
Ceanothus
Near Bass Lake
Near Bass Lake
Bass Lake
Bass Lake
Junction with path to Bass Lake
Junction with path to Bass Lake
Douglas fir woods
Shade from Douglas fir
Junction with Crystal Lake Trail
Junction with Crystal Lake Trail
     Monkeyflower
     Monkeyflower
Pelican Lake
Pelican Lake
Coast Trail and view
Coast Trail and view north
Pelican Lake
Pelican Lake
Junction with path to Double Point
Turn around point, at the junction with the path to Double Point
View north
View north
View on the return leg
Returning, a long view to the Farallons
 




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