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Morro Strand State Beach

Address: Highway 1, Morro Bay, CA
Phone Number: 805-772-2560
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Ranked #8 of 26 things to do in Morro Bay
Activities: Swimming
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Fresno, California
2 reviews
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
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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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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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78 reviews 78 reviews
17 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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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206 attraction reviews
296 helpful votes 296 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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62 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 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
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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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Hanford, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Great beach, weather is always great, very large area,Great for Kids. Morro Rock is right there.Birds galore if you are into bird watching.

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