A Guide to California's Big Sur

Along the Highway

Palo Colorado Road (to Bottchers Gap)

Palo Colorado Road travels uphill to the southeast from Highway 1 and reaches Bottchers Gap at its end, about 9 miles (14 km) away. The services listed are at Bottchers Gap except for the public transit stop. The area at the foot of Palo Colorado Road is known as Notley's Landing; it was a populated village from 1898 to 1907.


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Highway 1 at Palo Colorado Rd