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Moonstone Beach

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Address: Cambria, CA 93452
Activities: Viewing wildlife, Kayaking
Description: Charming and natural beach.

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Romantic

Long winding boardwalk, lounging seals, pro surfers to watch. Beautiful weather with a clear sky can walk for blocks on the well-kept wood boardwalk with very easy access to the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Long winding boardwalk, lounging seals, pro surfers to watch. Beautiful weather with a clear sky can walk for blocks on the well-kept wood boardwalk with very easy access to the beach to relax and listen to the waves and many photo ops.

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Woodlake, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

This beach is readily accessible to the motels and inns along Moonstone Drive. It affords a long, flat walk on sand. We enjoyed watching the surfers and shore birds, fallen, aging trees at the top of the beach.

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Milford, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

It was the most peaceful place I've been in a long time. Sunsets were breathtaking! Very clean boardwalk and beach area as well. Enjoyed the tide pools at low tide. Very relaxing spot. Local fare was also good. Antique shops nearby always an interesting place to peruse.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

This beach is for those who want to visit a quiet, but pretty beach. There is also a nice trail that is about 2 miles long that runs along the beach. I will definitely return to Moonstone Beach!

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Missoula, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 NEW

a beautiful stretch of beach that is not over developed and the boardwalk allows those with some mobility issues to walk the beach. also benches for stopping and watching the sea

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Nice walk along a clean and quiet beach. Area was filled with gulls and other wildlife. Great location and very serene and peaceful.

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Riverside County
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Moonstone Beach has some of the most beautiful ocean views you would ever see. Beach parking is limited as is access to the beach. Steps are only located in a few locations but if you are brave, you can try to walk down from several points. The beach is clean as I have never seen it busy on either of... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We love walking along the boardwalk which is right along the ocean. Flat and easy to walk. Great ocean views.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

This part of highway 1 is so relaxing. It's very low key. We love collecting the pretty stones and looking for sea creatures. Love that sunbathing sea lions or seals.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I really like Moonstone Beach. It is a great walking beach at low tide. In addition, the elevated boardwalk type walkways along the beach are nice for walking to the nearby state park. The walk is nice anytime of the day. While I have noticed that the landscape is changing year by year, you can still explore the rock formations... More 

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Address: Address: Cambria, CA 93452
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria

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