The Ewoldsen Trail offers a great hike for those wanting to experience the scenic beauty of Big Sur. If you only have the time to hike one trail in the area, Ewoldsen gives you the best of everything. You can experience diverse views ranging from gorgeous views of the Pacific Ocean to a sweeping canyon to a redwood forest.
Ewoldsen Trail is good for all skill levels, though it is fairly long if you do the entire loop (four miles roundtrip including getting back to your car) and is technical in some spots where the trail has narrowed due to erosion. But you cannot beat the views and tranquility that you will find on the Ewoldsen Trail.
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