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Bolsa Chica State Beach

Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA
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Huntington Beach, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is the best State Park around, RV parking in a parking lot with a million dollar view. When you camp here it is like no other campground around, even the camp hosts are the best in the west. Have a motorhome or camper, this is the place to go.

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Huntington Beach, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Busy in the summer and pricy to park but long sandy beach with fire pits and friendly people. Not much for food or stuff but a great beach

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Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Go here for the sunsets, and you will not be disappointed. It's a great location for a photo shoot. It's also a great place to learn to surf (with Corky Carroll's Surf School), but watch out for the jellyfish. They have gotten more prevalent in the past few years. There is also usually a lot of wood debris on the... More

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KIng's Lynn
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47 reviews 47 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

Had a great time here playing in the surf and enjoying a Sunday with my family. Take what you need, food and drinks are not from what I saw available to purchase. With us British not used to the sun a gazebo was perfect to get some shade on the beach. Here you won't find some one renting sun shades... More

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Alta Loma, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My family and friends have been here a few times this summer. The facilities are clean and a good stretch and sandy area on the south of the beach. There are a lot of fire rings which is a first come first serve. There are more fire rings on the south side, however they are close to each other as... More

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Houston, Texas
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59 reviews 59 reviews
39 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Great location of you want to park your RV a bit out of town north of Huntington Beach, Low rates, all concrete No Sewer.

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Long Beach, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Me and the fam have been here a few times. It costs $15 to enter, but I donated to the California State Parks Association, and you get a number of day passes depending on how much you donate. Today we parked to the right of the entrance booth, in the second parking lot, close to lifeguard station 21. It 's... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Learning to surf at Bolsa Chica was fairly easy due to the small waves and a long beach. We went both Saturday and Sunday and found Sunday to have about 1/2 the people of Saturday. The facilities are clean with showers and bathrooms. I was surprised to see the number of motorhomes and trailers in the parking lot with people... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The waves are not as big as some other areas so if you are a novice it's nice to learn how to body surf at this beach

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I like the area, the facilities are clean, I love the fire ring , easily accessible when barbecuing, however the staff specially the park rangers are rude, they discriminate people.

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