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Crystal Cove State Park

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Address: 8471 Pacific Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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Well worth a visit

We bicycled into the park (avoid the 10 dollar fee entrance fee). Great trails and we could see whale off the coast.

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We bicycled into the park (avoid the 10 dollar fee entrance fee). Great trails and we could see whale off the coast.

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Ankara, Turkey
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here is standart cove. the sunset is nice, but when you compare it with laguna, it is not beautiful then laguna. if it is on your way, you can stop by.

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Louisville, Colorado
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great treat to do the trails and end up in the beach village that has been preserved. Includes museum type preserved beach homes that are fun to walk through. Beachcomber restaurant on the beach and around the corner is a beach bar to enjoy a beer. Interesting terrain and in the morning a fun place to walk among the tide... More 

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Hands down all time best beach in Cali. Ample parking (with a hike/shuttle), food for purchase close by, rocks to explore, great sand, great waves. Simply the best. Been going there all my life.

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Napa, California
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a State Beach park that requires a small fee for entrance. The area has lots of hiking trails and nice beach area without rocks that is fairly shallow water with a gentle surf. We walked a mile one way and two miles the other way which has some rocky areas where you can view some marine life that... More 

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Naperville,IL
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice beach park, multiple entrances off of the PCH. Has some good tidal pools if there at low tide. Enjoy

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Goodyear, Arizona
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a group to paint. It was a perfect place. Good food available, family friendly location, and a clean beautiful beach.

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Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are in Orange County several times a year to visit our son and we always make time to visit Crystal Cove State Park. It is the kind of place that I could visit daily for the rest of my life and never grow tired of. The park is actually quite large and encompasses bluffs overlooking the Pacific as well... More 

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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We actually walked to the beach from our hotel. We stopped to take amazing pictures and ended up by the Beach Comber Restaurant and Shake Shake and Crystal Cove Visitor Center. All were very nice. The history of the area was quite interesting, too. It was once the play-land of many American families (some of the original cottages are still... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to hike. We did the "strenuous" path...almost 9 miles and 3 hours long ( we were fast). Hike was well marked. Some areas of narrow paths that could be intimidating, but mostly large paths with steep inclines and declines that show up periodically. Mostly gradual inclines or declines tho. A challenge, but worth the effort! The views are... More 

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