Mt. Wittenberg and Sky Camp from Limantour Road

  • Hiking the Mt. Wittenberg Trail in Point Reyes National Park.

Hiking

Dogs No

Bird Watching

Summit

4.3 (miles)

 Moderate

Out & Back

~750 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)

California

Mt. Wittenberg and Sky Camp from Limantour Road is a moderate hike in Point Reyes National Seashore near the San Francisco Bay area. As hikers climb the Sky Trail they are greeted with incredible views of the ocean as they weave through open forests and meadows saturated with wildflowers. Turn on to the Horse Trail to Z Ranch Trail. Then turn right, the Z Ranch Trail brings hikers to the trail which leads to the summit of Mt. Wittenberg. The Sky Trailhead is located on Limantour Road about 10 minutes driving time from the Bear Valley Visitor Center. Nearly 490 different species have been spotted in and along the national seashore. For perspective, that’s more than 50 percent of species of birds in North America. So, don't forget to bring your binoculars. There is only backcountry camping available in Point Reyes, but there are plenty of other car friendly campground in the surrounding area.

Red Tape

Camping Fees
Contact: Point Reyes National Seashore 1 Bear Valley Road Point Reyes Station, CA 94956

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