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Old 08-13-2012, 07:11 PM   #1
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Hwy 1 southern california

Has anyone driven Hwy 1 in California from Carmel to San Simeon in an RV

We drove Hwy 1 from Crescent City to McKinleyville several years ago. (BIG MISTAKE!!!!!!!) Not fun at all!
it doesn't look as twisty on the map farther south. We're in a 40' Allegro Bus - towing a Jeep Grand Cherokee. as always, thanks in advance for any advice.

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Old 08-13-2012, 08:59 PM   #2
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We have done the old 1rt several times only not if very bad rain, Mud slide may park you a few hrs. View WOW. Not a fast route, good road, Have fun Bob.

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Old 08-13-2012, 09:05 PM   #3
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Yes i drove that route in a 34ft A towing a toad slow drive but awesome views took almost 3 hours to go 60 or 70 miles but worth it the day we drove it it was clear and sunny not a single bit of fog or clouds in the sky. Also i drove it on a monday morning so there was no traffic at all
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Old 08-19-2012, 04:32 PM   #4
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It is spectacular scenery but you can also head south on Hwy 101 to Paso Robles and then cut across the wine country to the coast which is about a 35 minute drive. You come out on Hwy 1 near Cambria about 8 miles south of San Simeon.
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