PORTOLA EXPEDITION CAP


The Portolá Expedition of 1769 camped October 30 on a stream at the foot of Montara Mountain, which now blocked their way. Needing food badly, here the explorers found a plentiful supply of mussels. They named the camp “El Rincón de las Almejas.”

Designation:
• Gaspar de Portola Expedition
State Park
• State Historical Site (25)
Visited: 09/03/2017
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