Pine Ridge Trail from China Camp

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

[image] Pine Ridge Trail - Ventana Wilderness

China Camp to Big Sur River

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Parking at the Pine Ridge Trailhead near China Camp. No fee to park.
Reservations: No reservations are required. A backcountry/wilderness permit is not required. Trail use and camps are first-come, first-serve.
Permit Info: A CA Campfrre permit is required to operate a small gas or propane stove. Campfires are currently not allowed due to level lV fire restrictions.
Best Season: spring, summer, fall
Busiest Season: summer
Restrictions: No campfires currently allowed.
Closest Towns: Carmel Valley, Salinas
Restroom: Vault toilet at China Camp
Information Center: Big Sur Visitor Center open daily, (831) 385-5434 or Monterey Ranger District office in King City, (831) 385-5434.



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Day Hiking


China Camp to Big Sur River

Areas & Activities


  Area/Length : 
23 miles


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