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Dispersed Camping in Big Sur

People often ask me what dispersed camping is and my simplest response is that it's free camping. And that is exactly what we did this most recent Memorial Day Weekend- free camping .  But really dispersed camping is camping outside of a designated campground, on public land. The downside to this is that there's usually no public restroom provided, so you have rough it out.  But roughing it out is nothing in comparison to the views you may get in exchange. Especially if you're camping in Big Sur. More specifically- Prewitt Ridge. I'm keeping this blog short and sweet and below I'm giving you some tips for this location. Tips:   Number one tip is that you need a 4 wheel drive to stay on the safe side and not get stuck going up the ridge, or even a high clearance vehicle. The road is a dirt road.  It's also a one way road, so if you see a vehicle coming the opposition direction either one of you has to pull over if there's any space to pullover, or backup unti

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