West Coast Trail End to End

"Day by Day" Itinerary

NOTE: This itinerary is constantly subject to change
  and is simply meant to give readers and the media
a very rough idea of where the hikers may actually be!

NOTE: This "special event" is not a public event, and this itinerary is simply being provided for general informational purposes, especially for the use of the media. The event is officially registered as a National Trails Day event by Nate Olive.  Although it is not a National Coast Trail Association event, we are providing informational, logistic, and media outreach assistance to Nate and Sarah.
Finally, therefore, this itinerary should NOT be interpreted as being offered as a guided hike led by Nate Olive, Sarah Janes, or the National Coast Trail Association. Of course, the trails and beaches being traveled are accessible by the general public and it's obvious that there's always a chance you might just encounter Nate and Sarah along there epic journey south while you're out walking, hiking or backpacking along America's West Coast Trail.

The media may contact 770-455-0776 for the most current updates
and other information about their whereabouts.

Washington Coast Trail

Tuesday, June 8th - Cape Flattery

Wednesday, June 9th - Shi Shi Beach

Thursday, June 10th - Yellow Banks

Friday, June 11th - Chilean Memorial

Saturday, June 12th - Toleak Point

Sunday, June 13th - Hoh River (Oil City)

Monday, June 14th - South Campground

Tuesday, June 15th - Taholah, WA

Wednesday, June 16th - Pacific Beach State Park

Thursday, June 17th - Ocean City State Park

Friday, June 18th - Grayland State Park

Saturday, June 19th - Tokeland, WA

Sunday, June 20th - Loomis Lake State Park

Monday, June 21st - Cape Disappointment State Park

Oregon Coast Trail

Tuesday, June 22nd -  Del Ray Beach

Wednesday, June 23rd - Oswald West State Park

Thursday, June 24th - Nehalem Bay State Park

Friday, June 25th - Cape Meares State Park

Saturday, June 26th - Cape Lookout State Park

Sunday, June 27th - Nestucca River - Bob Straub State Park

Monday, June 28th - Devils Lake State Park

Tuesday, June 29th - Fogarty Creek State Park

Wednesday, June 30th - Beverly Beach State Park

Thursday, July 1st - South Beach State Park

Friday, July 2nd - Beachside State Park

Saturday, July 3rd - Cape Perpetua Area - Neptune State Park

Sunday, July 4th - Heceta Head State Park

Monday, July 5th - Harbor Vista County Park

Tuesday, July 6th - Oregon Dunes

Wednesday, July 7th - Umpqua River, Winchester Bay

Thursday, July 8th - Oregon Dunes

Friday, July 9th - Sunset Beach State Park

Saturday, July 10th - Seven Devils State Wayside Area

Sunday, July 11th - New Lake Area

Monday, July 12th - Cape Blanco State Park

Tuesday, July 13th - Humbug Mountain State Park

Wednesday, July 14th - Euchre Creek

Thursday, July 15th - Cape Sebastian State Park

Friday, July 16th - Whalehead Beach, Boardman State Park

Saturday, July 17th - Harris Beach State Park

California Coastal Trail

Sunday, July 18th -  California Border

Very Rough Itinerary for California
For Use by the Print Media in Tracking Hikers.
NOTE: Hikers have been advised to contact newspapers enroute for interviews during their journey.

Approx. 1, 200 miles for CA, 1, 800 miles for the entire West Coast Trail!
If they do the California Coastal Trail at about 15 miles per day then it will take them 80 days - "Along the Coast in Eighty Days!"  Note: They are not trying to do it in 80 days but if they did, then, well, now wouldn't that be a nice headline!
Begin Califoria Tuesday, July 11th Finish September 28th (or more approximately end last of Sept/begining of Oct.)

Rough Intinerary County by County from north to south as follows:

Del Norte County - 55 3/4 miles  - 4 days - July 11 - 14
Crescent City

Humboldt County - 148 1/2 miles - 10 days - July 15 - 24

Mendocino County - 126 miles - 8 days - July 25 - Aug 1
Fort Bragg
Little River
Irish Beach
Point Arena

Sonoma County - 65 1/8 miles - 4 days - Aug 2 - 5
Bodega Bay
Valley Ford

Marin County - 72 3/4 miles - 5 days - Aug 6 - 10
Dillon Beach
Stinson Beach

San Francisco County - 10  3/4 miles - 1 day - Aug 11
San Francisco

San Mateo County - 57 5/8 miles  - 4 days - Aug 12 - 15
Moss Beach
El Granada
Half Moon Bay
San Gregorio

Santa Cruz County - 42 3/8 miles - 3 days - Aug 16 - 18
Santa Cruz
Live Oak

Monterey County - 146 1/2 or 129 7/8 miles - 9 days - Aug 19 - 27
Moss Landing
Sand City
Pacific Grove

San Luis Obispo County - 98 3/8 miles - 7 days - Aug 28 - Sept 3
Morro Bay
Los Osos
San Luis Obispo
Avila Beach
Shell Beach
Pismo Beach
Grover City
Aroyo Grande

Santa Barbara County - 112 5/8 miles - 7 days - Sept  4 - 10
Santa Maria
Santa Barbara

Ventura County - "53 miles" - 3 days - Sept 11 - 13
La Conchita
Port of Hueneme

Los Angeles County - "83 miles" - 6 days - Sept 14 - 19
Malibu Riviera
Santa Monica
Los Angeles
San Pedro
Long Beach

Orange County - "46 miles" - 3 days - Sept 20 - 22
Huntington Beach
Newport Beach
Corona Del Mar
Laguna Beach
San Clemente

San Diego County - 85 1/8 miles - 6 days - Sept 23 - Sept 28 (or First Week of October)
Camp Pendleton
Solana Beach
La Jolla
San Diego
Imperial Beach

Mexico!  Approx. 1, 200 miles for CA, 1, 800 miles for the entire West Coast Trail!