"McWay Falls" McWay Falls Tip by Ewingjr98

McWay Falls, Big Sur: 8 reviews and 22 photos

McWay falls is merely a small stream dropping just 80 feet. What makes it stunning is the drop is from the rocky coastline into a blueish-green, secluded cove. It lies in Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park and is one of the most easily accessible sites on Highway 1 in Big Sur. You can park the car in the parking area for a nearly heart-breaking $8 or just pull off along the side of the highway for free. The trail is perhaps 1/2 mile in total distance and far less then that just to get a view of the falls.

Website: http://www.waterfallswest.com/waterfall.php?id=286

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Sep 27, 2007
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