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Ventura Pier and Promenade

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Address: 750 Harbor Boulevard, Ventura, CA 93001

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Great scenery!

The rain finally broke on our visit to Ventura so we walked along the beach and to the end of the Ventura Pier. The smell of the ocean, the fishermen and the great views of the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
2inArrowhead
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Lake Arrowhead, California
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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

After a great lunch at Beach House Tacos, we walked to the end of the "longest wooden pier in California." Great views back to the city and a great series of informational "posters" on the history of the city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Liked the historical signs on the pier. People were fishing with some luck. Can see the surfers riding the waves.

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Lake Arrowhead, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The rain finally broke on our visit to Ventura so we walked along the beach and to the end of the Ventura Pier. The smell of the ocean, the fishermen and the great views of the California coast made for a relaxing afternoon walk. The birds pose for great photos.

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Thank 2inArrowhead
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & I were visiting family in Ventura. We parked near by, saving parking fees, and walked to & on the pier. Wonderful views.

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Thank larryp205
California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited family and went out to the pier. A good day activity to take in the ocean breeze. It can get windy!

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Thank Magaliv86
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

having been here since i was a teenager can with my sister we had so much fun walking around like when i was a kid, restaurant still the same. parking is annoying, atleast its a clean area to walk around not like in LA .

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Camarillo, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a short walk, but something about being over the water is calming. A few people fishing off the pier and a few to a moderate number of tourists, not crowded. Very near downtown and restaurants. Benches if you want to sit down, but lots of gulls too.

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Ventura, California, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

. The homeless are there and can be annoying. Beach is ok but pretty rocky. Police do there best but the homeless in my view ruin the walk. Park on south side of pier lock your car. Once you get past Aloha steak house there less losers and more room to walk.

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On Da Road
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed strolling on the pier. Nothing really going on, a few fisherman & walkers. Just kind of a relaxing place to watch the ocean. It is very very nice that it is pet friendly!

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Ventura, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Come and fish (no license required), watch the local surfers or enjoy a nice walk on the beach. Great stop for lunch, you can sit down and eat a couple of places or just have a quick taco. Easy on and off the freeway access.

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