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Address: Highway One, South of HIghway 84/La Honda Road, Half Moon Bay, CA
Phone Number: 800-444-7275
Description: Scenic beach located a short distance from Pescadero on the San Mateo...
Scenic beach located a short distance from Pescadero on the San Mateo County coast.
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Simply a beach

Pomponio State Beach is a simple beach. Simply beautiful and not usually too crowded or cluttered. The Yelp Reviews give a more opinionated description, but it is located not far... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Pomponio State Beach is a simple beach. Simply beautiful and not usually too crowded or cluttered. The Yelp Reviews give a more opinionated description, but it is located not far from San Gregorio beach and the San Gregorio County Store which has live music as well as food and a unique collection of bumper stickers and other things you might... More 

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Danville, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

It's a beach, not particularly attractive, but lots of sand and surf (no swimming - it's cold and rough). This may be a jaded viewpoint but I like beaches w trees, or at least something to love in the view

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

A nice bit of beach when exploring Half Moon Bay just off Highway One as we were heading up to San Francisco. Its very scenic and it was just a shame we only had a brief stopover.

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Mantorville, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We loved stopping at this beach. The hiking was fun and we loved the cliffs and beach. Make this spot a stopping point as you drive down Highway 1. It's worth the time -- make some memories there!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

This beach is the perfect place to take a walk and explore. It wasn't very crowded and there was good access to the shore. It's definitely worth a stop!

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

It is such a beautiful scenic beach. Just pull over and enjoy on your way to Duartes restaurant in Pescadero for famous soup!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

This is an awesome beach in Halfmoon bay!!! One of my favorites!!! Beautiful views, miles of beautiful sandy beach. This beach also has a few caves, cool exploring!

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Pomponio State Beach in Half Moon Bay is a very pretty place to sit and watch the ocean. its also a good place to watch the birds. There is a small lagoon. We have a state park pass (yearly) so for us we use that to pay our small parking fee.

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Mariposa, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Never very crowded. You can walk up to San Gregorio beach, about two miles away. Just you and the birds and a very few other scattered human beings.

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San Jose, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This beach is very nice and easy to get to. It is about 15 miles south of 92 and 1 in Half Moon Bay. Parking is $8 and bring exact change. There are bathrooms in the parking lot, but I was told to avoid them.

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Address: Highway One, South of HIghway 84/La Honda Road, Half Moon Bay, CA
Phone Number: 800-444-7275
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay

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