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Address: Poplar Avenue, Highway One, Half Moon Bay, CA
Phone Number: 650-726-8819

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Pretty and allows dogs

Pretty beach that allows dogs although it like there wouldn't be much beach left at high tide. Also the surf is a little much for kiddies to get near.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 20, 2015
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Napa, California
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El Dorado Hills, California
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We took our Yorkie to this beach and he had a blast running with us and playing in the sand. We kept him on a lease so he would not run into the water. Great views from the cliffs above. Clean beach and very friendly people. Highly recommend.

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Napa, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Pretty beach that allows dogs although it like there wouldn't be much beach left at high tide. Also the surf is a little much for kiddies to get near.

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Half Moon Bay, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Poplar Beach is found at the western end of Poplar Street in Half Moon Bay. There is ample parking for a small fee. You have access to several miles of paved walking and biking trails along the beautiful Pacific Ocean bluffs. Also, there is access down to the beach, although that is not paved and is steep in some spots.... More 

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Prescott, Arizona, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

went there on a trip south hotel told us it was dog friendly seem to be no one through a fit when we let are Airedale of leash to play fetch went next day but couldn't stay Abby doesn't like horses and there were a lot

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Lodi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is a beach you can walk to from downtown Half Moon Bay, there is also a parking lot available. Great walking path to go north or south. Beautiful sunsets and sand.

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Great beach! And also dog friendly. Easy access, a bit tight on parking during weekends and holidays but great long beach. Wide open sands. Waves are a bit rough, but still fun to play in. Watch out for horse dung...

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California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Very nice beach with beautiful views of HMB and the coast; Easy access but have to pay to park and walk down a steep incline to get to the beach; Horses also use the beach.

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Sunnyvale, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

We love this beach and like taking our dog for walk. It's never very crowded which makes for relaxing stroll.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Poplar beach is a great place to enjoy Pacific crashing onto the beach as well as do some hiking. The trails around the beach are well put together and lead to nice, quiet areas. The whole area is very beautiful and rugged.

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Foster City, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

One of many stopping off points to enjoy the Half Moon Bay beaches. Beach itself (down steep slope) is lovely as are the cliffs and the views. Fields of wildflowers on top at times. Lots of walkers and bikers along the coastal trail and can get busy at times, but the beach itself is quite ample in terms of room,... More 

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Address: Address: Poplar Avenue, Highway One, Half Moon Bay, CA
Phone Number: 650-726-8819
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay

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