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Huntington Beach Wetlands

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Address: Brookhurst and Magnolia Streets, Huntington Beach, CA
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Great Place to pop away out of the city for a bit

There is a lot to explore here. Where to start? Maybe you should just go down and see for yourself. Depending on your level of endurance, you could turn this into a pretty... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2017
Justin P
Huntington Beach, California, United States

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Tustin, California
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151 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This place is packed forOctoberfest. Otherwise it is not so busy. Decent German food. Full bar and a deli.

Thank 911jackie
Huntington Beach, California, United States
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26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

There is a lot to explore here. Where to start? Maybe you should just go down and see for yourself. Depending on your level of endurance, you could turn this into a pretty substantial little hike, doing a loop up and around the perimeter of the wetlands, or you can just settle near one of the parking lots and sit... More 

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Placentia, California
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120 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016

I came here with a group of photographers and had a really nice time. There are all kinds of birds to shoot. With a camera, not a gun of course. lol. Just make sure if you are a photographer you bring a good, long, fast lens and a mono-pod. Something in the 400-600 mm range. The wetlands are quite large... More 

Thank Luciano L
Huntington Beach, California
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101 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

So near but so far from the City ambiance, This is the real treat of the wetlands to the residents of Huntington Beach. A place for rest , peace,purification and calm where anyone can step into nature again and enjoy basic-life the way it meant to-be.

Thank hassan s
Huntington Beach, California
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70 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Large wildlife sanctuary mostly for migrating and indigent birds. Nature for Huntington Beach naturalists.

Thank TMannara
Florida, Uruguay
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260 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016

The wetlands and marsh areas were beautiful. Hiking allows to see water fowl, turtles, and fish. It is great exercise and a great way to be one with the surrounding nature. Highly recommended.

Thank ckckckckckck
Buena Park, California
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132 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016

This place is free, has plenty of free parking and has a great nature walk. You see many types of birds, even some owls (if you are lucky). There are docents on hand to answer questions regarding the flora/fauna, birds and animals around the area.

Thank 137rick
Big Bear Lake, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We rode our bikes from Huntington Beach pier to the Warner Street entrance to the wetlands. The only regret is that bike riding through the wetlands is prohibited. A bike path would have allowed us to more fully experience the wetlands.

Thank NammsAndNamps
Huntington Beach, California
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31 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

The best thing I enjoy here is the great walking path through the wetlands. It's so tranquil. Don't be surprise if one of the amazing hawks fly right over your head. If you look real close you can also see some small orange crabs in the water right next to the wooden bridge.

Thank ritahib
Santa Ana, California
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47 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

a place if you like to hike and see some wild birds, & wild life. a place to get near nature. But please keep the area clean

Thank elserg24

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