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6 edition of Driving the Pacific Coast California found in the catalog.

Driving the Pacific Coast California

Scenic Driving Tours along Coastal Highways

by Kenn Oberrecht

  • 314 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Globe Pequot .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • United States - General,
  • Pacific Coast,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - United States,
  • California,
  • United States - Pacific - California,
  • Guidebooks,
  • United States - West - Pacific (General),
  • Automobile travel

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8034074M
    ISBN 100762707135
    ISBN 109780762707133

      California’s Pacific Coast Highway is one of the most famous, scenic drives in the world. Stretching along a large chunk of the Golden State and hugging the shoreline the bulk of the way, from. Piedras Blancas Elephant Seals Beach is near Hearst Castle, San Simeon and Cambria and is one of the best things to do when driving the Pacific Coast Highway. Read More. These Lesser-Known Beaches In California Are So Much Better Than Santa Monica Or Venice. 20 AM.

    A California road trip along the Pacific Coast Route is an epic drive that rewards travelers with both rugged wilderness and lively cosmopolitan culture. Because of the spread of COVID, travel plans are on hold right now - but we hope to still offer you inspiration and planning tips for the future. The amazing thing about the Pacific Coast is that it is still mostly wild, open, and astoundingly beautiful country, where you can drive for miles and miles and have the scenery all to yourself. The historic capital of California under the Spanish and Mexican regimes, Monterey (pop. 27,), along with its peninsular neighbors Carmel and.

    Get this from a library! Driving the Pacific Coast. California: scenic driving tours along the Pacific Coast Highway. [Kenn Oberrecht].   In April I drove the Pacific Coast Highway from Los Angeles to San Francisco in America's Pacific NorthWest. Passing places such as Santa Barbara and Big Sur I .


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Driving the Pacific Coast California by Kenn Oberrecht Download PDF EPUB FB2

Although the book has the word "driving" in the title, it really is not a road guide to California's Pacific Coast. Instead, this nice little travel book covers smaller coastal communities where one can visit for a weekend and take a break from the hustle and bustle of life.

Of the many towns listed, only San Diego is a large metropolitan area.3/5(2). The best way to see California’s spectacular coastline is to drive it with this book as your guide. Packed with information about twenty-six charming seaside communities, Driving the Pacific Coast California is your ticket to the many treasures along the 1,mile stretch of Highway /5(4).

Professional traveler Jamie Jensen traveled more thanmiles to bring you the best-selling travel guide Road Trip this expanded tour of the Pacific Coast Highway, Jamie takes you from the dense green forests of Washington to the gorgeous beaches of Southern California/5().

1, miles of vibrant cities, coastal towns, and glittering ocean views: Embark on your Driving the Pacific Coast California book PCH journey with Moon Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip. Inside you'll find: Inside you'll find: Maps and Driving Tools: 48 easy-to-use maps keep you oriented on and off the highway, along with site-to-site mileage, driving times, detailed directions for the entire route, and full-color photos throughout/5(35).

Driving the Pacific Coast. California. [Kenn Oberrecht] -- Packed with information about thirty-seven communitieis, this guide is your ticket to everything from a relaxing one-day breather to a monthlong tour of the entire 1, mile coast.

-- back cover. Summary: Packed with information about thirty-seven seaside communities, this book leads you to charming locales including the surfers' paradise of Oceanside, the Victorian houses of Pacific Grove, and the quaint seaside village of Mendocino.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: ix, pages: illustrations, maps ; 22 cm: Responsibility: edited by. The Road Awaits. From the evergreen giants of the Pacific Northwest to the beaches and brews of San Diego, Road Trip USA: Pacific Coast Highway reveals the best of the PCH.

Excerpted from Road Trip USA; Mile-by-mile highlights so you can make the most of this winding highway through Olympic National Park, Cape Perpetua, Avenue of the Giants, Hearst Castle, and more/5().

Crescent City, California is the first city you’ll enter when driving southbound into California along the Pacific Coast Highway (or last if you’re headed northbound). Located on a beautiful crescent-shaped bay, Crescent City is along part of the PCH where California Highway 1 and U.S.

Highway overlap – hence this guide referring to both Highway 1 and Highway as the “PCH” in. An exhilarating driving experience, this twisting, cliff-hugging, mile (kilometer) route along the central California coast takes about five hours to complete at a leisurely pace.

With nearly miles of coastal views, it’s no wonder that State Route 1 — more commonly known as the Pacific Coast Highway — is considered one of the most scenic drives in the United. With crashing waves along the coast and soaring redwood trees blanketing miles of uncrowded parkland, this is one of California’s most spectacular regions.

The largest city, Eureka, is roughly a 5-hour drive north of San Francisco—but what a drive: see lush wine country, charming hamlets, spouting whales, and breathtaking sunsets.

The Ultimate Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip As communities across the world and in California mitigate health risks during the COVID pandemic, we are shifting our content strategy and will not encourage any travel or social activities during this time.

Although the book has the word "driving" in the title, it really is not a road guide to California's Pacific Coast. Instead, this nice little travel book covers smaller coastal communities where one can visit for a weekend and take a break from the hustle and bustle of life.

Of the many towns listed, only San Diego is a large metropolitan area.4/5(1). Driving down Highway 1 in northern California, the beautiful Pacific Coast Highway. Check out "Following My Thumb", Gabriel's book of adventure travel storie.

We have driven all of Pacific Coast Highway many times. This time we drove the stretch from Santa Cruz to Monterey to Carmel to Big Sur. This area has scenic mountain views as well as Pacific Ocean vistas.

Its a very pretty road to drive.5/5(K). Books About the Pacific Coast Highway in California, Oregon and Washington including travel guidebooks, route guides, restaurant guides, and many more. The Best Coast Book Review The Best Coast is a west coast travel guide, sub-titled A Road Trip Atlas it doesn't use photos but instead has hundreds of beautiful illustrations.

The Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip. While many travelers begin in Los Angeles, driving the Pacific Coast Highway from north to south keeps you in the lane closest to the ocean. In Washington, Oregon, and at the northern end of California, the Pacific Coast route follows US Highway The first thing to say is that this book is an extract from Jensen's bigger book from Avalon Travel called simply Road Trip mammoth book of almost 1, pages describes 11 road trips all over the United States, including the classic Route 66 of course.

This book on driving the Pacific Coast Highway is simply the PCH chapter from that book, published in its own right. California's Pacific Coast Highway is a classic American road trip that should be on everyone's bucket list.

Here’s where to sleep, what to eat, and what to see en route from San Francisco to. The Ultimate Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip Itinerary What is the Pacific Coast Highway? The Pacific Coast Highway has many names. You can also recognize it by its abbreviation (PCH), California Coast Road Trip, Pacific Coast Road Trip, Route 1, Highway (through Washington and Oregon), or even just Highway 1 (in California).Review of the Pacific Coast Highway Road Trips book from Lonely Planet, which includes a California Driving Guide, by the Pacific Coast Highway Travel website.

Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip Guide Pacific Coast Highway Travel reviews the Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip Guide book covering the drive from Vancouver to San Diego. Pacific Coast Highway Roadtrip A road trip on Highway is one of the most popular and most desirable adventures in the entire United States.

This route features amazing coastline that shifts every step of the way. Starting in Southern California, you’ll see palm trees and surf-worthy swells slowly turn to dramatic cliffs.