Cave Landing Trail

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
San Luis Obispo County
Document Title
Cave Landing Trail
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Present Land Use
Document Description
A request by the County of San Luis Obispo General Services Agency-Parks for the: 1) construction of a bike/pedestrian trail of approximately 1,800 linear feet long and approximately 12 feet wide. Approximately 800 feet of this proposed trial is located within the abandoned road segment of Cave Landing Road. This trail will be made of decomposed granite or similar permeable surface and will require removal of approximately 800 linear feet of existing abandoned road pavement. A 30 foot spend bridge will cross a natural drainage way; 2)formalization of the Pirates Cove parking lot by leveling, resurfacing with asphalt, landscaping, and providing 35 parking spaces; 3) installation of drainage improvements of vegetated bio-swales and two level spreaders in the parking lot area; 4) Improvement of the existing pedestrian trail from the parking lot to Pirates Cove beaching including: a four foot wide trail: additional water bars for drainage; stairs to the beach; and rails or fencing as necessary; 5) construction of accessory facilities including a waterless vault restroom, picnic tables, benches, garbage cans, and interpretive signs, and 6) regular maintenance of these facilities. This project will also require a variance of the Bluff Top Setback and Development on Slopes of 30 percent standards and a waiver of the fencing and screening standard for side and rear setbacks. This project will result in approximately 700 cubic yards of ground disturbance, on two parcels totaling approximately 53 acres.

Contact Information

Elizabeth Kavanaugh
Agency Name
San Luis Obispo County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Luis Obispo
Cross Streets
Dead end of Cave Landing Rd, 3,000 feet south of Avila Beach Drive
Total Acres
Parcel #
072-231-062, 064
San Luis Creek
Other Location Info
Avila Beach

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On


(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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