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Address: Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
Description: Oceanfront scenic loop that parallels Highway 1.

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Do not miss this drive or better yet, walk it!

Park your car and walk the boardwalk that runs along the roadway. Gorgeous views! Lots of lodging choices and a few good seafood restaurants, so stop and enjoy.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Bellflower, California
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Bellflower, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Park your car and walk the boardwalk that runs along the roadway. Gorgeous views! Lots of lodging choices and a few good seafood restaurants, so stop and enjoy.

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Santa Barbara, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Cambria is a relaxing vacation spot. Cambria offers fun restaurants and shops to explore. We enjoyed our stay at the White Water Inn, a quaint spot, the two front units offer a private outdoor jacuzzi's.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Whether you choose to drive along Moonstone Beach along the drive or get out and walk on a real walkway made of boards (and well maintained) do set time aside to do at least one of these. If you are lucky enough to stay at a place along the drive you should certainly go out walking every morning and evening.... More 

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Santa Clarita, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The Boardwalk along Moonstone Drive makes for an easy and accessible walk that spans nearly the entire length of the beach (roughly 2+ miles round trip). There are places along the path where you can exit to hotels or the main road. On the beach side, there are also places where you can walk down (via paths or wooden stairs)... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

What a gorgeous stretch of beach,boardwalk or street. Anyway you choose to navigate Moonstone Drive will be perfect. The wind has shaped the trees into dramatic sweeping arches that invite you to stand beneath them in awe (or steal a kiss).The wooden boardwalk is old fashioned (if you have trouble with balancing it would be better to walk on the... More 

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

Driving from one end of Moonstone Drive to the other provides views or private home, guest lodging of many varieties, a full panorama of the western sky and the beach with bathers, surfers, birds and flora.

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Riverside County
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This is a wooden boardwalk that runs several miles on the bluff above the beach. It is well maintained. You will notice ground squirrels all along the boardwalk. They are used to seeing people and most will just look at you until you get really close. At sunset you will get a beautiful view of the ocean from numerous spots.... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Great place for an easy walk beside the ocean. The path is a boardwalk most of the way, with a couple of places for beach access. Fresh air, and wonderful spicy smell on the path!

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Oceanfront promenade. Charming and romantic especially at sunset. Near the hotel area of Cambria. It is worth visiting .

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Macon, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Somewhat romantic well maintained pathway along moonstone beach. Access to beach at spots. Good luck finding a moonstone! Sunsets beautiul

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Address: Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria

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