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Address: Young Avenue, Highway One, Half Moon Bay, CA
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+1 650-726-8819

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Great and expansive views

This beach is wonderful and has great, sweeping views of the pacific - cloudy or sunny. The trail also runs along this so you can include this stop along your trail hike!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
San Jose, California
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San Jose, California
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364 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beach is wonderful and has great, sweeping views of the pacific - cloudy or sunny. The trail also runs along this so you can include this stop along your trail hike!

Thank Brix510
Holly Springs, North Carolina
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Truly enjoyed the serenity & beauty of this beach with easy access, parking & bathrooms. It's was a perfect weather day with breathtaking blue water & skies!

Thank Testarosa
Rocklin, California
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39 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Love this place, bit of a walk in over dunes but great beach! Like to stop here and walk the beach becuase of the views!

Thank Kbrat25
Milpitas, California
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16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

From a small self-paid parking area with one or two restrooms you walk down to a sandy clean beach and you can walk to the right or left for miles. I walked for 3 hours on sand and foamy surf, picking up sand dollars and huge broken abalone shells, also saw a dead seal, hundreds of sea birds and washed... More 

Thank phamtr
Austin, Texas, United States
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2014

Parking was readily available for a $10 daily fee. There are a few easy sloped entries to the beach and several rough climbs down. If you brought gear - take a few minutes to meander and find the easy walks down - your body will thank you for it … The beach was wide and easy to walk with lots... More 

2 Thank Kirstenpetra
Fremont, California
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5,255 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2,678 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2014

We enjoyed our time in Dunes Beach State Park. It was one of those glorious sunny warm summer days. The sky was blue; the ocean beautiful. So scenic. It was also a nice place to walk as well. There is a large parking lot here as well as restroom.

Thank mini
San Francisco, California
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199 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2013 via mobile

When it gets hot in the San Francisco Bay Area, we like to go to the beach to cool off. Dunes Beach State Park has miles of soft sand beach, though not white as the sand in Florida or even San Diego, but nice enough on those rare hot days. You have to pay $10 to enter and park your... More 

2 Thank JBR888
Redwood City, California
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2012

always clean,and great beach to hike and just enjoy the scenery,look both ways,

1 Thank barbaralee57

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