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Is Highway 1 open from SF to Santa Cruz?

Is Highway 1 open from SF to Santa Cruz?

It’s true! Highway 1 is open. To get the latest road condition information for the entire State of California, visit the CalTrans website.

Does Highway 1 go through San Francisco?

It’s the proverbial road to adventure. The most well-known section of this route is along the Big Sur coast, but you don’t need to travel that far to enjoy a wild stretch of Highway 1. Between San Francisco and Santa Cruz lies a strip of the coast highway with no traffic lights for forty-five miles.

Is Hwy 1 in Calif Open?

With a lot of hard work, CalTrans finished the road a few months ahead of schedule and the road is again open. You can now drive the entire length of HWY 1 with no detours.

What is there to do between Santa Cruz and San Francisco?


  • *Mori Point (Pacifica)
  • Pacifica State Beach and Taco Bell (Pacifica)
  • JV Fitzgerald Marine Reserve (Moss Beach)
  • Half Moon Bay.
  • Beaches along the Coastline.
  • *Arcangeli Grocery Co.
  • Harley Farms Goat Dairy (Pescadero)
  • *Pigeon Point Lighthouse (Pescadero)

Is the Highway 1 north of San Francisco safe?

Many say that the coastal route of Highway 1 between LA and San Francisco to be one of America’s best road trips. I’d say that the stretch of Highway 1 north of San Francisco can safely compete. One of these days, I’d drive the whole length of Pacific Coast Highway although it’ll definitely be more than a weekend getaway trip.

Where does Highway 1 start and end in California?

North of San Francisco, California Highway 1 clings to the state’s western edge, winding north from Sausalito through Marin, Sonoma and Mendocino Counties. North of Fort Bragg, it veers inland, ending where it connects with U.S. Highway 101 in the town of Leggett.

Which is the most scenic road in California?

Named as one of the most scenic drives in America, California’s State Highway 1 or the Pacific Coast Highway road trip is well worth the hype. After years of dreaming about it, I finally checked this off my bucket list.

Where to go on a California road trip?

My girlfriends and I started from Half Moon Bay near San Francisco ending at LA. We not only experienced a variety of coastal landscapes but also explored several small towns, surfers paradise, wine countries, and delicious food as we drove south on Pacific Coast Highway.