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About Navarro Point Preserve in Albion, California

Navarro Point Preserve is just north of the beach at the Navarro River mouth in Mendocino County. Mendocino Land Trust acquired these prairie lands on the headlands west of Highway 1 and installed a parking lot for the trailhead. The scenic Navarro Point Trail is a 1.5 mile loop that roughly follows the perimeter of the property with grand vistas. Unofficial trails branch off the loop, but stay back from the cliff’s edge if you explore them. This is a scenic spot for a short hike. Visible to the north is a unique double-humped rock arch known as Biggar Rock. Dogs are allowed on leash here, but unfortunately bikes are not. The beach below Navarro Point is at the base of high cliffs, but determined souls have installed a fixed rope to make descending the steep route safer. Navarro Beach is nearby with lots of sand and access to the river and ocean. The parking lot for Navarro Beach is down an access road just south of the highway bridge over the river.

Shoreline Hwy
Albion, CA 95410
Park Name
Navarro Point Preserve and Scenic Trail, Mendocino Land Trust
Land Trust
Pet Details
Dogs allowed on leash
Free parking
Hiking, Whale Watching, Birdwatching
Trails, Ocean Views, Rock Arch, No Facilities
Map of Navarro Point Preserve
Fort Bragg, US
6:27 am, May 30, 2024
temperature icon 48°F
L: 48° H: 56°
Feels like 44.28 °F clear sky
Wind gusts: 4 m/s
UV Index: 0
Precipitation: 0 inch
Visibility: 10 km
Sunrise: 5:51 am
Sunset: 8:34 pm
Humidity 91 %
Pressure1018 mb
Wind 4 m/s

Nearby Beaches

Navarro Beach

0.7 miles away

Navarro Beach is located at the mouth of the Navarro River in Mendocino County. It’s part of Navarro River...

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Albion Flat Beach

1.7 miles away

Albion Flat Beach is at the back of a protected cove below a picturesque Highway 1 bridge. The Albion...

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