California Coastal Clean Up Day

Save the Date for Next Year!

September 21, 2019

The California Coastal Trail Association

Connecting Trails and Communities along the California Coastline.

Our Mission

To ensure the right of all people to reach and responsibly enjoy the California coast.

Our Vision

A well-stewarded California coast, highly prized as an irreplaceable commons, open to all. 

Our Work

To complete the California Coastal Trail, a ribbon of coastal protection stretching over 1,200 miles of coastline.

Coastal Clean-up Day 2018 Broke Records!

Coastal Clean-up Day 2018 was a resounding success thanks to our Volunteers, Partners and Sponsors!

Save the Date for Next Year: 

Saturday September 21st 2019!


San Diego Day Hike Series

Join us for the first in a series of Guided Day Hikes in San Diego with Walk Leader, Nick Haritatos

Sunday February 10, 9:00-1:30

A 10 mile hike from South Mission Beach to La Jolla Shores

Discounted pricing for Coastwalk Members!

Check these links to newspaper articles and a video of Nick talking about the CCT, his experiences on the Trail and why he loves it so much and wants to share with others:

Maps and More

View detailed Maps of the California Coastal Trail, a network of public trails for walkers, bikers, equestrians, wheelchair riders and others along the 1200-mile California coastline.

Coastal Podcasts

Learn more about the history of the California Coast through stories and a recent interview with the late Peter Douglas with our Stories of the Coast Podcasts.

Imagine a ribbon of protection...

stretching along the coastline from Oregon to Mexico, that is the California Coastal Trail. The coastal trail would not exist without the support of individuals like you, who care about coastal preservation and access.