Pebble Beach in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Cypress Point Lookout
Do you see snow or trees?
Surrounding you are the majestic trees for which Cypress Point was named. During Cabrillo's time this species was near extinction. It occurs naturally in only two places - from here to Pescadero Point (four stops to the south) and at Point Lobos (south of Carmel). Today, Monterey cypress have been planted worldwide, usually near coastlines.
Location. 36° 34.616′ N, 121° 58.485′ W. Marker is in Pebble Beach, California, in Monterey County. Marker is on Sunset Point, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This is located along the 17 Mile Drive off of Sunset Point Drive in a parking lot next to chainlink fence. Marker is at or near this postal address: Sunset Point, Pebble Beach CA 93953, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lone Cypress (approx. 0.7 miles away); Rocks and fog spell disaster (approx. 1.2 miles away); Sam Morse World War I Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Balance Lost and Found Again (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pebble Beach.
Categories. • Exploration • Horticulture & Forestry •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2015, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 16, 2015, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.