16.1 miles: 0 hours, 51 minutes
The route can be driven in half an hour, but take time to stop at signed points of interest. Early seafarers crashed into the rocks at Point Joe, thinking it was the entrance to Monterey Bay. Bird Rock is a favorite gathering spot for gulls and other seabirds. And the Lone Cypress, estimated to be more than 250 years old, is a coastal California icon.