Published October 1994
by Globe Pequot Pr .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||272|
Used this recently for a trip from California to Washington. I felt that this book was fairly comprehensive and we used it every day. I also used Road Trip USA Pacific Coast Highway and each book mentioned places/events not in the other. If you're looking for a fairly comprehensible guide book, this one is for you/5(56). Professional traveler Jamie Jensen traveled more than , miles 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(). 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). 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.
The Pacific Coast Highway runs along two highways: US in Washington, Oregon, and parts of California and California Highway 1 in the majority of California. From end-to-end, the Pacific Coast Highway is 1, miles long from Olympia, WA to San Diego, CA. Road trip guide: Driving the Pacific Coast Highway but there's more to the Pacific Coast Highway than just sweeping views. the frequency of landslides and erosion along California’s. Taking a road trip down the Pacific Coast Highway feels like a right of passage and reminds us that it’s as much about the journey as it is about the destination. So, load up on your favorite California-made snacks, fill the gas tank, secure your surfboard, turn on the radio, and get ready for the ultimate Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) road trip. 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).
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. As you enter Southern California, the rivers and trees of the north give way to golden beaches, grassy bluffs, and denser populations. This includes a road trip on the California Coast, a road trip from San Francisco to the Sierra Nevada, the Oregon Coast, the Washington Cascades, Olympic Peninsula, and much, much more. This itinerary also has the added benefit of featuring the amazing San Juan Islands, located at the end of a Highway road trip. 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 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