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Beautiful spot for a leisurely walk

My brother took us here for an early afternoon walk. The beaches here are different from San Diego... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
214LisaB
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Elbert, Colorado
Great place to enjoy sunset!

Very fine sand, whale spouting right off shore. Rock formations to climb up and watch waves break... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
mbcaldwell
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My brother took us here for an early afternoon walk. The beaches here are different from San Diego beaches. The tide was out so it was a long walk to the shoreline, through a "creek" running parallel with the shore. It wasn't crowded, surprisingly, but...More

Thank 214LisaB
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Very fine sand, whale spouting right off shore. Rock formations to climb up and watch waves break as sun sets.

Thank mbcaldwell
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The parking was certainly not the best here. The water was interesting as the tide changed, because of the river attached. We thought there were lots of "tricky" waves! lol

Thank Geriann F
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Locals are out in flip flops and shorts I'm in a sweatshirt and long pants and shoes. Large wide Sandy beach. Don't leave valuables in your car.

Thank xjwhitewing
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The Thanksgiving feast was great, the only problem no leftovers the next day!!! It was very busy as you can imagine, but the service was very good and the food hot.

Thank auctioneer2244
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We hunted sand dollars, waded in the ocean, explored caves and generally had an amazing time. Its always an awe-inspiring place to visit and always beautiful. Due to the freshwater stream meeting the ocean, the beach landscape is constantly changing. Bring sweatshirts...it gets a bit...More

Thank MrsTRobertson
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Several visits to this beach, mostly for collecting driftwood for art works. Locals like it because dogs can roam free as long as they are somewhat under voice control. One negative is infrequent homeless types but they don't beg or bother. Views are great especially...More

1  Thank CalaverasHabitat
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We went to Moonstone Beach so we could take our dogs for a run as Patrick's Point did not allow dogs on the beach. The beach was clean and beautiful. Parking was free.

1  Thank MollyMcB1999
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is definitely more of a family friendly beach and there were more people here than other local beaches. There are nice rock formations. However, if you have driven up the coast it isn’t so spectacular but nonetheless it is still nice. If you have...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This beach is lovely, lively, and kid friendly. Lots of people on the gorgeous beach, including families/kids and their pets. We spent the entire day here and I learned the hard way that you can still burn to a crisp with cool fog present lol....More

1  Thank Rachel B
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Nantier
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Response from xjwhitewing | Reviewed this property |
Not at all, fires are inland. It's been foggy and cool on the coast
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warymary50
23 July 2017|
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Response from Avik C | Reviewed this property |
No; no moon stones here
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