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Address: Highway 1, Morro Bay, CA
Phone Number: 805-772-2560
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Activities: Swimming

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Beautiful Beach Walk

I would love to give this beach a 5 but not all dog owners pick up excretions. The Snowy Plover are often seen following the waves to grab a bite to eat. At low tide you can... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Morro Bay, California
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Morro Bay, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I would love to give this beach a 5 but not all dog owners pick up excretions. The Snowy Plover are often seen following the waves to grab a bite to eat. At low tide you can experience the unusual sea life from the protruding rocks and tide pools. Definitely worth a walk with the dogs but please clean up... More 

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Was a beautiful day with a blue sky... Leading to clouds and wind. The beach was relatively clean and unpopulated.

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Three Rivers, California, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I love staying here because it is easy to park my little trailer and look at the ocean. The sound of the waves are very comforting. Once the bathrooms are updated with showers, I'll give this place a 5 star review.

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Fremont, California
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1,301 helpful votes 1,301 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We were in the area for Valentine's Day/Presidents Holiday weekend and stopped by Morro Strand State Beach. The sunset in particular was very nice this time.

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College Place, Washington
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68 reviews 68 reviews
7 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Good beach for viewing dogs/surfer launch, etc. Not far north of most of North Morro Bay. Nice surfer viewing area & dog beach.

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Hemet, California
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83 reviews 83 reviews
18 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Absolutely breath taking surrounded by the morro bay rock awesome. This beach is worth a stop. Your dogs can roam around on them too. Lots of parking and bathrooms

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Hanford
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Nothing to dislike!! It was a wonderful getaway!! Would recommend it to others!! Great stay with the short visit at Cayucus and Morro Bay!

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Tucson
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340 reviews 340 reviews
212 attraction reviews
305 helpful votes 305 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Even in January, this stretch of beautiful beach is positioned on the other side of the "rock" from the quaint sea port village and serene bay, welcoming surfers (no wetsuits!) in great numbers. The walk on the beach is quite extensive and, although we did not try it, we wondered if you could actually walk to Cambria from here. The... More 

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Colorado
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130 reviews 130 reviews
62 attraction reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Miles and miles of sand with a very shallow entry into the ocean. This was a great place to hang out. There was plenty of parking and my kids were amazed at the sand dollars - they were everywhere!

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Saratoga, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

A typical pretty, sandy, long, chilly and windy NorCal beach, popular with tourists and locals alike. Although it's posted "Leashed Dogs Only" we saw plenty of people with their pooches off-leash. The surfing seems OK, just a beach break, nothing special. There is plenty of parking right under the rock. Kayaks are available to rent close by for paddling in... More 

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