<b>Crescent City</b><br />
<i> Northern California</i><br>
<br>
<b>Distance</b>: 729 miles one-way<br>
<br>
The Battery Point Lighthouse ought to be the end of California. It clings heroically to its own little island, a survivor of the great tsunami of 1964, a perfect sibling and bookend to the Old Point Loma Lighthouse, all those miles to the south in San Diego. Both were built in the 1850s.<br>
<br>
-- Christopher Reynolds<br>
<br>
<b>Read more:</b> <a  href="http://travel.latimes.com/articles/la-tr-ultimatecoast1-2009feb01">
Driving California's coast in 10 days</a>
la-tr-norcal-crescentcity

( Christopher Reynolds )

Crescent City
Northern California

Distance: 729 miles one-way

The Battery Point Lighthouse ought to be the end of California. It clings heroically to its own little island, a survivor of the great tsunami of 1964, a perfect sibling and bookend to the Old Point Loma Lighthouse, all those miles to the south in San Diego. Both were built in the 1850s.

-- Christopher Reynolds

Read more: Driving California's coast in 10 days

  • Email E-mail
  • add to Twitter Twitter
  • add to Facebook Facebook
  • Home Delivery Home Delivery

PHOTO GALLERIES

TOP VIDEO

CONNECT WITH US


2013 YEAR IN REVIEW
Look for this special section in your
Baltimore Sun newspaper on Dec. 29, 2013.
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • Google Plus
  • RSS Feeds
  • Mobile Alerts and Apps

Contact Us | Newsroom directory | Social Sun