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Address: 8471 Pacific Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Phone Number: 949-494-3539
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Beautiful views

Great ocean and mountain views for hikes. If you're into mountain biking then you should check it out.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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Santa Ana, California
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Santa Ana, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Great ocean and mountain views for hikes. If you're into mountain biking then you should check it out.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

We visited the beach side. You can extend the walk if you start at the south end and walk North. The goal is the tidal pools at the north end that you can inspect and the observation platform over a tidal cove that is protected. You can see it but cannot walk through it. It's gorgeous.

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Vancouver, WA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This is a large state park, with several entrances, but the actual cove of Crystal Cove is quaint, not crazy busy, and really beautiful.

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Los Angeles, California
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful beach. Gorgeous view. Nice water. Great place to come visit it if you are in area to visit. Great hikes, picnic areas.

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California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

A big beach area to swim or walk. We have walked about 2 or 3 miles while waiting for breakfast at the Beachcomber Cafe on the edge of the beach. Lunch and dinner is also served. Their drinks are great. Also attached to this Crystal Cove State Park (fee parking across Hwy 101 and tram or walk under Hwy 101)... More 

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Chicago
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Nice walk from the Pelican Hill resort down to Crystal Cove State park - great trails in the park leading down to the beach.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is about as perfect as place to stroll the beach as we've found in CA. There are multiple places to access the park - we went in at both Reef Point and Pelican Point. The view from the bluffs is spectacular, the steps down to the beach very manageable, and once there, the sand stretches wide and soft for... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

great beach park to get some exercise and walk the beach. There is an incline to get down and up to the beach. I went in the last entrance and did the hike below the golf course. Great sunsets from above and below, I attached a pic

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

FEES-FOOD-FUN Starts with parking your car! Research public parking location & fees before you arrive. State Park parking is easily accessible, clean & spacious. Cost: $15/car/day in most lots. Less if parking less than 3 hours. Restaurant, shopping & near-beach public parking is generally on-street via credit card operated meters. Price goes from $1.50/hr limit 4-10 hrs to $2.50/hr for... More 

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Benicia,CA
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We love to walk in this beach. Sea birds fly by and waves are usually very calm. Have not been here during a storm which is rare. We beach walks are interesting. Just a lovely stroll on the beach is the best

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