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Address: 1208 Pierce Point Road, Inverness, CA 94937
Phone Number: 415-669-1140
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Activities: Hiking
Description: Encompasses beaches, a majestic forest, leisure hikes and wild animals.

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Perfect Beach for kids

I had read that the water at the park was shallow, and indeed it was. My kids had a blast. The water is shallow with no waves. It was perfect for kids to go in deep into the water... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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Concord, California
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Concord, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I had read that the water at the park was shallow, and indeed it was. My kids had a blast. The water is shallow with no waves. It was perfect for kids to go in deep into the water with the water being low. It does get chilly, so bring a blanket or jacket with extra clothing. There are park... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Point Reyes was incredibly windy the day we went. We found Tomales Bay State Park, the beach was very nice and we were isolated from the wind. We walked the Indian Trail with our 3 year old. It was a great little hike with Tee Pee's at the end and another nice beach.

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Inverness, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This is a State Park and so comes with a modest entrance fee. It has a large beach with a nearby float where teenagers like to hang out. It has picnic facilities and lovely waterside hiking trails. Of historical note is a trail to "Indian Beach". Where local Miwok Indians lived, harvesting oysters and other fresh local food at the... More 

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Oakland, California
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57 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

whenever I come her it's so easy to stop in and enjoy the Heart's desire Beach. There are toilets, easy walks, and a small beach to enjoy reading a book. Not a party place (thankfully!)

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Watsonville, California
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142 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Wonderful visitors center with interesting wildlife display in natural setting. Picnic area, bathrooms. Lots of trails

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yosemite
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This is a wonderful area to explore for kayaking and hiking, only one and half hours from the Bay area. We took the bioluminescence kayaking trip, which was magical.

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San Francisco, CA
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53 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Love the ocean views, wildflowers, the elk herd, not many other people around, easy to access, near McClure's Beach.

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Hanover, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Beautiful little beach perfect for families. Kayak heaven. Bring your coolers, grill, family and friends. Water is cool but for the hearty souls there is a raft to swim out to. We thoroughly enjoyed our time here.

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Santa Fe, NM
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Some sweet, small bay beaches provide water access in quiet setting with nice spots to picnic and explore. Lots of people were using the beaches to launch kayaks, paddleboards and others just enjoying the sun. On one beach we saw a seal up close and personal right near the shore. This is a nice place to spend a day.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We had a fantastic time hiking through the area to a lovely, secluded beach, and stopping for amazing barbecue oysters at the Hog Island Oyster Co.

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Address: 1208 Pierce Point Road, Inverness, CA 94937
Phone Number: 415-669-1140
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Inverness

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