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Famous point break (it is pretty crowded most of the time) with a beautiful beach to the south. The steps down are a bit much, but the trip is worth it.
A beautiful walk down to Cardiff and the Cardiff State Beach begins here.
Entrance is at the south end of Encinitas, by the Self Realization Foundation, which is worth visiting. Parking can be an issue when the surf is up. Paths for running, cycling and walking go south to the beach at Cardiff. Steep cliffs, but good stair...More