This park features rugged cliffs, secluded sandy beaches, coastal plains, streams, canyons, and hills, including 1,347-foot Valencia Peak. Naturalists and backpackers enjoy the solitude and freedom found along the park's trails. There are also mountain biking and equestrian trails. The best-known beach is Spooner's Cove, across from the campground. The park's name, "Mountain of Gold," comes from the golden wildflowers that bloom in spring. Wildlife in the park includes black tailed deer and the black oystercatcher. The park includes primitive and equestrian campsites.
DAY-USE ACTIVITIES & FACILITIES
Exhibits and Programs
Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 9:30am Eastern Time
Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 3:30pm Pacific Time
Zoom | Link Provided Upon Registration
Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 1:00pm Pacific Time
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