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

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Nice Walking Trail

Wooden walking trail and nice steps down to the beach. Benches everywhere. Sunset viewing is nice. Small wave surfing.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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Cumming, Georgia
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Cumming, Georgia
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Wooden walking trail and nice steps down to the beach. Benches everywhere. Sunset viewing is nice. Small wave surfing.

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Found details via a post on TA and set off expecting just some great scenery. Wasn't disappointed on this front as it is truly an awesome setting. The wooden boardwalk is a really useful addition and will allow anyone access. You could walk it all in a leisurely 30 minutes but why rush. The wildlife everywhere forces you to slow... More 

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Monrovia, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Beautiful beach with benches along the boardwalk to enjoy sunset or just the view! Very clean and makes for a beautiful walk!

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San Diego
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

So beautiful! One of the local shop owners showed us what the moonstones look like and we were able to find several. A lovely beach to stroll on, although it's pebbly and best done with water shoes. There is also a boardwalk to take a nice walk on. We sat in our chairs and watched the pelicans, cormorants, and a... More 

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Upland, California
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Simply Beautiful!! We loved strolling along this beach any time of the day. Low tide was fun with the tide pools and seals close by.

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San Francisco, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

The sea was lime green. Kelp everywhere. Kelp on the beach. Kelp on the water. Bugs and flies in the kelp. Some parts of the beach were fantastic and some parts terrible. Not sure what the causes were, but this was not a beach walking time.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Cambria is a place which I was not expecting much, and that impressed me a lot. It's natural beauty is astonishing. Def worth the visit! Watching the sun goes down in this place is extremely romantic!

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San Francisco, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Great beach with a long boardwalk and close to Cambria . Not crowded, clean. Limited roadside parking but close to Cambria and it's shops and restaurants. Bring a blanket and picnic basket and enjoy the view!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

There are various access points, but all traveled required a lot of stairs up and down. The beach is wide and cleanly maintained.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We only spent an evening here. The beach is beautiful and very picturesque. The sunset was spectacular and wildlife beautiful.

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