The 17-Mile Drive - Monterey

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Looking out on Monterey Bay

From near the start of the Drive.

Monterey Bay

Monterey Bay

Near Point Joe

One of the many scenic beaches.

Near Point Joe

Near Point Joe

Near Point Joe

Golf Course

One of the courses on the Peninsula. This is probably a hole on Spyglass Hill.

Restless Sea

A waypoint on the Drive, several oceanic streams converge at this point.

Restless Sea

The ocean here is very active, with innumerable waves crashing against the rocks.

Restless Sea

Restless Sea

Waves crashing against the rocks.

Restless Sea

Waves crashing against the rocks.

Ocean View

Waves crashing against the rocks.

Wildlife

A local bird watches the tourists...

Ocean View

Waves crashing against the rocks.

Ocean View

More waves, more rocks. Spectacular views.

Golfers

Teeing off. This is probably another hole at Spyglass Hill.

More waves, more rocks

The Peninsula

Rising in the distance beyond the beach.

More waves, more rocks

Waves...Rocks...

Amazing scenery.

Bird Rock

Famous home to seals, sea lions and uncounted seabirds.

Bird Rock

Closer view

Bird Rock

More golf...

Scenic view

Lone Cypress

The famous Lone Cypress.

Lone Cypress

Closer view.

Lone Cypress

Closer view...

Cypress Trees

Yet another scenic shot...

Cypress and Carmel

Not far from Pebble Beach.

Pacific Ocean

Looking out at the Pacific Ocean near Carmel.

Pebble Beach

The 18th hole.

Pebble Beach

The 18th hole.

Pebble Beach

The 18th hole.

Pebble Beach

The 18th hole.

Pebble Beach

The 18th hole.

Pebble Beach

The 18th green.