Point Montara is one of the quaintest lighthouses on the California Coast. It has a Youth Hostel for overnighting, a fog signal building, and a keepers house.

Unfortunatly, the side facing inland is blackened. The fog signal building is to the right.

Youth Hostel to the left. Keepers House to the right. View previous panorama.

Top 10 Favorite benches on the West Coast.

The pathway leads from the lightstation and hostel to a secluded beach.

Location :
16th Street & Highway 1
Montara, California
Region : Central Coast
Nearest Cities :
Montara, Half Moon Bay (South 7 Miles), San Francisco (North 25 Miles)
Interests :
Grounds Keeper House, adjacent beach, Youth Hostel, fog-signal building.
Official Website :
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Related Websites :
Montara Youth Hostel
Comments :
This is only accessable during arrival and departure times of people at the Youth Hostel. See their website for times.
Copyright 2003 Ed Litfin