Buckeye Trailhead

Point Details

Nearest Town: Big Sur
Location: 250 meters n. of Salmon Creek, Big Sur

Nearest Milepost
Mile Number:

35.814067467508, -121.36088452592 ↗

Trail Section


The southern part of the Buckeye Trail can be combined with the lower Cruickshank trail to make an alternate to the highway. This route passes three campgrounds for the overnight hiker.


  • Coastal Trail
  • Hiking Trail
  • Natural Surface Trail
  • Trail Junction

Aerial Photo from California Coastal Records Project

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