Butano State Park - Backpacking/Camping
Hidden within a redwood-filled canyon, Butano State Park is easily one of the most quiet and remote state parks on the peninsula.
There is also a 14-mile loop.
Destination Distance From Downtown
Time To Complete
Overnight to a weekend. The 4 mile hike in takes about an hour.
Campgrounds are closed from December 1st to April 1st, while the backcountry trail camps are closed November 1st - May 1st. Look for newts in February and Calypso orchids in March.
On Leash Only
A state park day pass or annual pass is required.
- Coastal Paddling
- Flat Water Paddling
- Food and Drink
- Mountain Biking
- Road Running
- Skiing & Snowboarding
- Trail Running