Point Reyes National Seashore

Point Reyes National Seashore

Mt. Wittenberg Loop

(approx. 8 km / 5 mi.)
A steep 400 meter (1300 feet) climb to the highest point in the park (426 m / 1407 ft), with views of the Seashore and Olema Valley. The loop passes through a mixed Douglas fir and oak forest and several open meadows. Start at the Bear Valley Trailhead and follow the Bear Valley Trail south for 0.3 km (0.2 mi.). Turn right on to the Mt. Wittenberg Trail and climb all the way to the top. Continue to the junction with the Meadow and Sky trails, then return to Bear Valley Trailvia Meadow Trail.

Directions

Directions from Highway 1: At Olema turn into the park entrance on Bear Valley Road. The Bear Valley Visitor Center is approximately a one minute drive from the park entrance. The trail begins from the Bear Valley Trail .2 miles south of the parking area.