About this TrailIt is part of a private road that heads to a private ranch beyond, so the trail is a wide dirt road, easy to navigate and not too steep. It starts in the park, next to the play area, and heads slightly uphill about a half-mile.
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Directions to TrailheadFrom highway 101 southbound take the Five Cities Drive exit. Turn left on Five Cities Drive, left on N. Fourth Street, left on James Way, right on Ventana, right on La Gaviota, right on La Puesta del Sol. Park in lot. Trailhead is immediately beyond restrooms, adjacent to play area.
From highway 101 northbound take Five Cities Drive exit. Turn right on Five Cities, left on N. Fourth, left on James Way, right on Ventana, right on La Gaviota, right on la Puesta del Sol. Park in lot. Trailhead is immediately beyond restrooms, adjacent to play area.
Notes on Difficulty RatingNice hike for all ages. Not long, slight slope up, wide roadway.