For tourists who are visiting Hurricane Point for the first time, there are several hiking trails to explore. The trails range in difficulty from easy to moderate, so there is something for everyone.Here is a suggested hiking route for visitors:
- Start at the Hurricane Point parking lot, which is located off Highway 1.
- Follow the trail, which starts at the northern end of the parking lot.
- Continue on the trail as it winds its way up the hill, offering stunning views of the ocean and surrounding coastline.
- After hiking for approximately 1 mile, the trail will level off, and hikers will reach a viewpoint with stunning panoramic views of the ocean and surrounding landscape.
- From the viewpoint, hikers can either retrace their steps back to the parking lot or continue on the trail for an additional 1.5 miles to the nearby Rocky Ridge Trail.
This hiking route covers approximately 2.5 miles and takes about 1-2 hours to complete, depending on your pace. Along the way, hikers will see diverse wildlife such as hawks, eagles, and various bird species.