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Choose One of Our Daily Shuttles Below

Update: All solo hikers and groups of 2 can now book directly! We still have a 3 person minimum requirement

If you proceed to book you are assuming responsilbilty for paying the extra seat/s if no other groups have booked

for the date and time chosen.

Large group discount rates may be available. Please contact us directly.

Groups larger than 10 or Private shuttle requests please email to inquire. 

Note for small groups: Feel free to email us or call to check on shuttle status before booking or to be put on a request list if the date and time you are requesting has no bookings and you do not want to have to pay extra. 

Please make sure you are 15 minutes early for your shuttle. We will only wait 15 minutes past the shuttle departure time before leaving. We are not responsible for you missing your shuttle. NO refunds will be given for failure to thoroughly read information provided.

Pick up location is at Blacksand’s Beach trailhead, top main parking lot.

Physical Address; 865 Beach Rd, Whitethorn, CA 95589

For reverse shuttles pick up location is at Mattole Beach Trailhead in Petrolia, CA

Daily Shuttles: Shelter Cove to Mattole

DON’T FORGET TO BOOK YOUR BLM PERMIT! Please do not book shuttle if you have not secured a permit. Refunds will not be given for failure to buy a permit ahead of time.

Notice to hikers: Please inquire for a shuttle at least 48 hours prior to your permit start date. We cannot guarantee to be able to accommodate you for last minute bookings. 


PLEASE CHECK TIDES BEFORE BOOKING YOUR SHUTTLE. We are not responsible for you booking a shuttle on dates/times that are unhikable. We will not issue full refunds for failure to plan ahead.
If you have questions about tides and safety call the local BLM office at 707-986-5400