Moonstone Beach, Cambria

4.7
#1 of 73 in Outdoors in San Luis Obispo County
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Set within a dramatic coastline of sandy coves and rocky promontories, Moonstone Beach attracts nature lovers with commanding ocean views and tide pools swarming with marine life. The beach is accessible from the 2.4 km (1.5 mi) long wooden boardwalk occasionally shaded by cypress trees and equipped with benches. Apart from strolling, beachcombing, and spying on wildlife, you can also rent a boat or grab a surfing board and head out to sea. Amenities include a restroom and parking at the end of the beach. By using our Cambria trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Moonstone Beach and other attractions in Cambria.
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  • Among so many beautiful natural settings Moonstone stands out. We walked and looked and visited the shops. It is far more than the wonderful rest stop.  more »
  • Part of the San Simeon State park located on highway 1, moonstone beach is a great place to spend some time. There is something here for everyone from young to old. There is free parking, clean...  more »
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  • Nice but no dogs allowed
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