San Gregorio State Beach, San Gregorio

#89 of 245 in Beaches in California
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Advertised as one of the cleanest beaches in California, San Gregorio State Beach draws tourists and locals alike. Naturally decorated with towering cliffs, boulders in the sand, and tumultuous waters, this piece of shoreline boasts great surfing and fishing conditions. Take in the nature by exploring the biking, hiking, and horseback riding trails. Nearby restaurants and grocery stores cover all your eating and shopping needs. If you plan to stay overnight, consider the truly unique experience of sleeping in a lighthouse turned hostel. Put San Gregorio State Beach at the forefront of your travel plans using our San Gregorio trip itinerary maker.
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  • This is a nice beach just south of Hallf Moon Bay. I used my state park yearly pass to visit the park. Its a nice place for a picnic or beach walk.  more »
  • hard to get to if not driving but there it is; one of several beaches between Santa Cruz and SF that is usually not crowded, decent sand, no amenities and all the calm serenity of the ocean...  more »
  • nice coastal area
  • Beautiful beach.. access to beach is little messy.. but the beach by itself is good.. lots of space to sit and enjoy with kids..
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