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Address: Carmel, CA
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Great beach

Wonderful beach that is pet friendly. Be ready for trips both down and up sand dunes. Nice western facing beach that has wonderful sunsets

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Orange, California
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Orange, California
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27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful beach that is pet friendly. Be ready for trips both down and up sand dunes. Nice western facing beach that has wonderful sunsets

Thank JayCh_11
Carmel, California
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170 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

a wonderful stretch of beach with glistening white sands. Great for families, although always watch out for the undertow and, if on the rocks, rogue waves. Easy to access from on-street parking.

Thank mswiseguy
Broomfield, Colorado
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We stayed at a condo about 2 blocks away with our 3 kids -- ages 5 1/2, 8 1/2 and 11. This was a great beach for families. We came the last week of March during our Spring Break and it was perfect. The weather was perfect -- upper 60s and lower 70s and it wasn't crowded. Our kids went... More 

Thank delois m
Charlotte, North Carolina
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130 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Nothing bad to say about the beautiful beach ,. Perfect California beach and sunsets. lots of shops in town and beautiful park & easy walking trails .

Thank Southerntraveler9
Helena, Montana
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50 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This is a no-frills beach where dogs are welcome. Trust me, they LOVE it...well most dogs love it...except for the ones that are freaked out ;-) Good place to go and wade about. Amazing natural beauty, cool breezes & bracing water. Not really a place to swim. Fine for closely supervised kiddos (wading, playing w Spot, etc.) too, but don't... More 

Thank Scott S

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