Hiking and Picnic at Crystal Cove Beach.

This is one of my favorite trails, hike while enjoying the cool breeze, view of the Pacific Ocean, California native plants and wildlife.

• Length: 5.5 Miles round trip.

• Condition: Flat dirt Road, moderate to semi-strenuous 872 Ft. Elevation.

View: Pacific Ocean, Wild Animals: Rabbit, Lizard, Birds. 

Parking Fee: $15 including beach access at Crystal Cove. Is recommended that you carpool.

Direction:  From Pacific Coast Hwy (Newport Beach), You'll see a sign that shows Crystal Cove State Park and turn left at El Morro Elementary School. After 0.2 Miles, turn right toward Moro campground, and pay $15 fee at Ranger's Shack, tell them you're looking to park near Morro Canyon Trail or Beach Access Tunnel.

Picnic: There are plenty of picnic areas, surrounding the parking lot. After the hike we can stay for BBQ. I will bring hot dogs, buns, chillis and condiments. You are welcome to bring chips. dips, sodas, etc.  This area is connected to the tunnel underneath Pacific Coast Hwy.

After the lunch, we can play at the beach. There are some underwater park if you like diving.

Please place a comment below if you like to initiate a carpool. 

Join or login to comment.

  • ceci

    Great outing!

    September 22, 2013

  • Stephan D.

    Thank you folks for coming!

    September 22, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I can't make the hike today. I will see you all next time.

    September 22, 2013

  • Bruce W.

    I would like to carpool from Chick-fil-A. Any room Stephan?

    September 20, 2013

    • Stephan D.

      There is a room for you, so far I have Scott, David, Livia and you, we may need to share rides with other cars.

      September 21, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Frances, do you still have room in your vehicle for ride over? If yes, where can I meet up with you. I would be coming from the Highland/Redlands area.

    September 19, 2013

    • Frances H.

      Hi Karlene, I'm sorry but I had to cancel my RSVP. I hope you can get a ride.

      September 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Looking forward to meeting everyone.

    1 · August 31, 2013

  • Stephan D.

    Carpool Location from Riverside:
    Chick-Fil-A Parking lot:
    2885 Canyon Springs Pkwy, Riverside, CA
    We'll leave by 7:45 AM - Txt me at[masked]

    August 30, 2013

12 went

This Meetup is community funded


Member dues are used to:
  • Cover Meetup costs
  • Help compensate organizers
  • Encourage more engaged members
  • Improve Meetups

14 day free trial

No credit card required

After the trial you must pay dues to be a member of this Meetup.

Cancel dues at any time.

Dues are billed each year.

Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Imagine having a community behind you

Get started Learn more

I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

Bill, started New York City Gay Craft Beer Lovers

Start your Meetup today

Act now and get 50% off.
Until February 1.

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy