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Will Rogers State Beach

Neighbourhood: Pacific Palisades
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Address: 16000 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles, CA 90272
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Less people, More beach

My wife and I drive to this beach three weekends per month and start our run at the very north end of the Santa Monica beach walk. we run from will rogers all the way to Venice... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Daniel L
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32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I drive to this beach three weekends per month and start our run at the very north end of the Santa Monica beach walk. we run from will rogers all the way to Venice beach and back for a total of about 10-12 miles. This is a beautiful run as there is lots of people watching, beautiful... More 

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Thank Daniel L
Roma
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176 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Magic. The Ocean deserve all the respect in the world. Massive beach, incredible view, the nature owns the intere place here. Go and live the power of life.

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Thank Massimiliano F
Raytown, Missouri
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52 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This beach is wide, long, clean and has all the amenities an earnest sun seeker could want. Numerous sand volleyball courts and nets exist, and a long seaside bike/walking path to enjoy.

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Thank Elspode
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222 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

When you are in Southern Cali make certain to stop at Will Rogers State Beach. You can park at the Santa Monica Pier and walk north. its a great walk, or jog, or bike ride that will take you fairly close to Sunset Blvd. Some of the worlds best Volley Ball players started their careers

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Thank TonyFi18
El Dorado Hills, California
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33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Started our bike ride here and rode to Marina del Rey! So beautiful and such a fun day! Next bike ride we started in Torrance and rode all the way down to Will Rogers State Beach! Well worth it! Rode through Venice Beach and got a fruit smoothie and enjoyed the strange sights!

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Thank YancyFamily
Calgary, Canada
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485 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 487 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This was the perfect beach to stop and have a picnic after a couple of hours of biking on the pathways. It was very quiet, few people, nice sand, bathroom facilities and clean. The scenery was great.

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Thank seetheworld2014
Bothell, Washington
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86 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We wanted a good safe place to park and a nice beach to enjoy and this place fit the bill. It also has bathrooms and a place to buy snacks and cold drinks, so that's a plus. Parking was $18.00 so be prepared for that. I only wish they had umbrellas for rent but bring your own or a nice... More 

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Thank cathyinbothell
Phoenix, Arizona
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109 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Definitively recommended, not as crowded as Santa Monica, or the major Malibu state beaches. Nice easy access parking lot. Facilities available with bathrooms, and showers (as of this last Labor day weekend they were working!). Parking felt a little pricey at $15 but it was worth it. We spent a wonderful day at this hidden gem.

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Thank CarlosVent
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful beach day... Beach is clean, big, adequate parking. Had such a lovely day and can't wait to return as soon as possible!

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Thank Victoria R
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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121 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This beach is huge. You need to buy a day parking pass for $9 even if you only want to stay a couple of hours. It is not so crowded although you need to walk quite a bit until you reach the shoreline. There is a small restaurant at the parking lot too - good food but a bit pricey.... More 

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