Treebones Alternate Route
This route will add approx 1 hour to your already calculated drive time because it is windy and narrow, but PAVED all the way.
Please drive ONLY during Daylight hours.
DO NOT FOLLOW GPS as it sometimes re-routes the wrong way.
ARRIVING FROM THE NORTH
Drive south on Hwy 101, do NOT turn off to Monterey/Carmel/Watsonville area.
Stay longer on 101 South to go past these cities: Salinas , Soledad, Greenfield.
Just before King City take Exit 283 & merge onto G14/Jolon Rd & drive towards Hunter Liggett Military Base. 21.3 miles
**It is important that once you get onto Jolon Rd / Nacimiento -Fergusson Rd. You follow these directions, and not google maps or other GPS (which may redirect you back onto Hwy 1, where you will be blocked from getting to us.)
Right at Mission Rd (next to Army base) drive 3.2 miles
Turn LEFT onto Nacimiento-Fergusson Rd (there is a small green sign with arrow that says “State Route 1” and you will cross a river on a green metal bridge. Stay on this Rd for 24 miles
You will wind up the mountain and then wind down onto the Coast always on PAVED road Turn left (south) onto Hwy #1
Drive 7.8 miles to Treebones-Watch for small “Treebones sign on left side of Highway 1
Turn left off highway then immediate quick right into Treebones gate and follow paved drive to parking and drive up hill to Check-in.
APPROACHING FROM THE SOUTH
Follow US-101 N to Jolon Rd (this is north of Paso Robles)
Take exit 252 Continue on Jolon Rd. Drive 21.3 miles to Mission Rd
Turn LEFT at Mission Rd (next to Hunter Liggett Military base) drive 3.2 miles
Turn LEFT onto Nacimiento-Fergusson Rd there is a small green sign there that says: “State Route 1” and you will cross a river on a green metal bridge. Stay on this Rd for 24 miles
You will now wind up the mountain and then wind down onto the Coast always on PAVED road
Once you get to Highway 1, turn left onto the highway (it is open here)
Drive 7.8 miles to Treebones-Watch for small “Treebones sign” on left side off Hwy
Turn left off Hwy 1
then immediate right and follow paved road .5 miles to parking and drive up hill to Check-in.
We are located at Monterey MM (mile marker) 11, one mile north of Gorda