Shi Shi Beach


Day Hike - Shi Shi Beach

Sea Arches

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft

Shi Shi Beach Trailhead 0900

Beautiful hike.  Fairly flat -- with exception of 50 foot extremely steep drop where the upland meets the beach.  Hike will involve slogging through sand for about 4 miles and probably slogging through mud (deep, vicious, suck-your-boots-off mud) for 1/4 mile or so.


Shi Shi Beach

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation tools --- map and compass
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing) and some to wear on the hike too
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire; please, no open flame.   just the items necessary to start fire.
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food) and some to eat on the hike
  9. Hydration (extra water); might want some to drink too.
  10. Emergency shelter
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