2022 Coastwalk Schedule

New! Big Sur Spectacular

Registration Opening Soon!

May 22 – May 27, 2022

Experience the spectacular coastline of Big Sur where the 5,000 foot Santa Lucia Mountains merge with the deep blue Pacific Ocean.

New! Humboldt Adventure

Registration Opening Soon!

June 20-23, 2022

Hike the Coastal Trail without camping! Dine and sleep in private rooms on the Humboldt University Campus.


Santa Barbara Riviera Coastwalk

Registration Closed

July 8-13, 2020

From the wild and remote westernmost California beaches to the warm gentle coast of the Riviera enclave, walk the Santa Barbara coast not visible from Highway 1.

Back By Popular Demand! Del Norte Discovery

Registration Closed

July 20-26, 2020

Ever popular, this walk fills fast! Join us and discover the remote Northern California coastline where the redwoods meet the sea.

New! Southern San Luis Obispo

Registration Closed

August 10-14, 2020

 Walk on the trails, bluffs and coast from Diablo Canyon to Point Sal. Hike Rattlesnake Canyon Trail through beautiful and fascinating Diablo Canyon PG&E power plant land. Discover the newly opened Pismo Nature Reserve.

New! Santa Cruz Coastal Explorer

Registration Closed

August 24-28, 2020

Camp all four nights in the forested bluffs of New Brighton State Beach and experience coastal and mountain hikes through old growth redwoods.

New! Magical Monterey Peninsula

September 27- October 1, 2020

Registration Closed

Explore the wild scenic grandeur of ocean bluffs at Point Lobos State Natural Preserve and more!

New! Orange County

October 14-18, 2020

Registration Closed

Camp all 4 nights at Moro Canyon Campground nestled within coastal sage scrub foot hills with spectacular ocean views at Crystal Cove State Park; experience one of Orange County’s largest remaining examples of open space and natural seashore.


Hike Ratings

Easy: Children ages 5-17 welcome with accompanying Adult, Guardian or Parent. Mostly level walks of 3-7 miles per day.

Moderate: Daily hiking averages 5-9 miles. Expect some elevation and/or sand walking. Children welcome with hike leader approval.

Strenuous: Significant Elevation gains and losses with mileage of 6-15 miles daily. Hike leader approval needed to register for most walks in this category.

2020 Bay Area Day Hikes

 Join Coastwalk for our family friendly Bay Area Day Hikes focused on learning about our coastal environment.



Cost: $25-$35

All proceeds from our Day Hikes 2020 series supports Coastwalk’s Youth Education Programs

“Coastwalk has been inspirational for the way that a diverse group of people has enjoyed each other’s company. I applaud the organization, the fabulous meals, the over-the-top presentations and docents. Thank you so much!”

“Oh what a grand time… The scenery changes on our walks, hourly, were exciting. Food, as always on a Coastwalk, was superb. I loved it all. Fine people having a fine time for a fine cause. What could be better!”

“Gorgeous scenery and great food! And there couldn’t be a nicer group of participants anywhere! Thank you for a wonderful week in a beautiful place.”