Point Lobos Ranch

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Point Lobos Ranch is an area in the State of California, United States, owned by the California State Park System which is being held for possible use as a state park. Point Lobos Ranch is located south of Carmel by the Sea and east of Point Lobos State Reserve. Contains one of the world's largest stands of native Monterey Pines, endangered Gowen cypress, and rare maritime chaparral plant community.[1]


The land was acquired by the Big Sur Land Trust in 1993 and transferred by them to the California State Park System in 2003.[2][3]

In popular culture

Point Lobos Ranch was seen in an episode of Bay Area Backroads.

External links

  • California State Parks page
  • Carmel Area State Parks General Plan


  1. ^ "Point Lobos Ranch Park Property". 
  2. ^ "The Big Sur Land Trust is trying to buy paradise". Monterey County Weekly. December 13, 2001. Retrieved October 24, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Our response to California State Parks Preferred Alternative". Big Sur Land Trust. Retrieved 2017-10-31. 

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