What's Near Kirk Creek Campground?
To get to Kirk Creek Campground from San Luis Obispo take Hwy. 1 north aprox. 65 miles to Kirk Creek Campground. You will pass through Morro Bay, Cayucas, Cambria, San Simeon, Ragged Point and Gorda (8 miles north of Gorda). From Monterey take Hwy. 1 south aprox. 50 miles to Kirk Creek Campground. You will pass through Carmel, the town of Big Sur and Lucia (8 miles south of Lucia).
The one time I camped at Kirk Creek was on a motorcycle ride along the coast road. It was foggy all day and the next morning so there was no view; however, the sound of the waves made for good sleeping.