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Huntington Beach State Park

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“great waves”(10 reviews)
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

We visited this beach on a Wednesday morning when it wasn't very crowded. This beach is huge and very nice. We had a great time.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DouglasH779
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

I went through this park and it has many amenities and a terrific view. It is well kept up and there is ample parking.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank elel77
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Between Ruby's and Dukes and the shops on the pier and the "farmer's market" and craft stalls in the parking lot, it's about as far from nature as you can get, on a beach

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed 15 October 2018

If you like a quiet, friendly beach this is where you want to come. They have an area for overnight camping for motor homes, but you better make your reservation way ahead of time.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 569franb
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We went here on a Thursday morning in early Oct. It was fabulous. Very beautiful, clean, and sunny! The surf was really fun to play in and the beach was nice to walk along. The seagulls and sandpipers were fun to watch as well. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EmBurr1
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We went to this beach in early morning! It was so calm and beautiful. It was not crazy crowded so we could capture some good pictures. Beach is clean.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank coolapara
Reviewed 8 October 2018

this is the spot for going to beach with the kids. It is way more mellow than city beaches and not as much drama and idiots.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Austin H
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great beach to hang out, play with family and friends, surf, have a picnic or go for a jog. There are also eating establishments if you didn't bring a picnic.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Trekduet
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The few days we visited the beach were during the week so we did not have the weekend crowd. Perfect days to visit with a handful of people about. Great time of year for the weather.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Linda B
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Huntington State Beach only gets crowded on holiday weekends as there is more than enough room on the sand for everyone. The water is cold, usually in the 60's except during August and September when it can reach the mid 70's, and the waves normally...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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4 September 2018|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
There are quite a few surf shop rental places in the area of HB as well as Newport Beach. If you are parking near either of these beaches, you'd find beach rentals in walking distance.