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Big Sur: California's wildest coastline

By: Jaymi Heimbuch on July 1, 2013, 10:50 a.m.
Road along Big Sur coast

Photo: Ed Coyle/Flickr

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Spectacular shorelines

Big Sur is known for the spectacular coastline, with views of rocky, wild cliffs and deep blue water tipped with white caps. Not only are the views of the shoreline enjoyed, but visitors can spot pods of whales offshore as several species, including gray whales and humpbacks, make their annual migrations.