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West Coast Road Trip: Big Sur- Glen Oaks

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After our time in Napa, we started heading south to our next destination— Glen Oaks in Big Sur. This was the beginning of the drive down the scenic Pacific Coast Highway and it lived up to expectations. There were endless miles of dense forest cascading down into the ocean and plenty of vista points to take in the spectacular views. You’ll want to leave yourself at least a half-day to make this epic drive.



We arrived at Glen Oaks Big Sur in the late afternoon. Glen Oaks features private cottages nestled in a secluded section of redwood forests. We stayed at the Sycamore Cabin which was an experience like no other. The newly renovated cabins each have their own unique character and are equipped with kitchenettes and living rooms, in addition to the cozy bedroom. Outside our front door was a private fire pit, adding to the outdoor ambiance.




The next morning we headed out for a hike at Pfeiffer State Park a few miles down the road. We hiked both the Valley View trail and the Pfeiffer Falls…