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Elfin Forest
Highway 1, Los Osos, CA
Located just off Hwy 1 in Los Osos; take Santa Ysabel,
go right at 15th St. Parking spaces are limited.
Views of the surrounding mountains.
Tidal estuary south of Morro Bay.
The park is accessible via a circuit of elevated plankways.
Groves of pigmy oaks hug the park's lower slopes.
These diminutive oaks stand no taller than 12 feet.
Beneath the leaf canopy, a tangle of limbs and branches.
Wildflowers in spring, birds year round, and spectacular views.
View across estuary towards entrance to Morro Bay State Park.
View west towards Morro Rock.
Bay view overlook.
Panorama view of estuary below overlook.
From overlook, pathway leads towards Baywood Park.
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