All businesses and campgrounds north of Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge are open except *Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, Andrew Molera State Park and *Garrapata State Park.
*Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park and Garrapata State Park are only partially open because of the effects of the Soberanes Fire. In general, the parks are closed east of Highway 1 and open west side of Highway 1. Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park is open for limited use. There are around 50 campsites open in the Main camp area on a first come first served basis with a 7 day maximum stay. Day Use Parking lots one and two are open for picnic areas. The Warden's Path, River Path, Nature Trail, and Liewald Flat trails are open. Pfeiffer Falls/Valley View, Buzzard's Roost, Oak Grove Trail, Mount Manual Trail and the Big Sur Gorge remain CLOSED due to fire and flood damages. Please respect park closures and stay out of these areas for your own safety.
North of Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge All businesses and campgrounds north of Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge are open except *Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park and Andrew Molera State Park.
• *Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park is partially open. See details above.
• Andrew Molera State Park is closed.
• Garrapata State Park; all trails and beaches west of Highway 1 are open.
All trails east of Highway 1 remain closed. • Point Lobos State Reserve is open.
• Point Sur Lightstation is open.
South of Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge
These establishments are open:
• Treebones Resort
• Gorda Springs Resort
• Limekiln State Park
• Kirk Creek Campground
• Nacimiento Campground
• Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park (CLOSED)
You can access the above resorts and campgrounds via Nacimiento-Ferguson Road. Public access on Highway 1, using Nacimiento-Fergusson, will be to Gorda (PM 10) to the south, and to Limekiln State Park (PM 20) to the north.
The video below shows the Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge demolition which occured Saturday, March 18, 2017. This bridge was located at Mile Marker 45.5 which is about a mile south of the Big Sur Ranger Station. The bridge replacement is expected to be completed by September 2017.