San Gregorio State Beach, San Gregorio

4.6
#88 of 249 in Beaches in California
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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  • 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 »
  • You pay a few $ for parking but one of the easier beaches to access in the area (bad knee not suited to some of the steep trails at other places). Very pretty views/clean beach and I found some shade ...  more »
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