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Leash-Free Beach?

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Southrn California
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Leash-Free Beach?

Hello,

We are visiting for a week and trying to locate a place rumored to be leash-free-dog-frieldly beach called "Beer Can Beach."

Help in pinpointing or alternate suggestions would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks,

JudytheGypsy

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Rocklin, California
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1. Re: Leash-Free Beach?

Don't know about Beer Can Beach, but there is one in Moss Landing (between Aptos and Monterey) that's a leash-free beach. You get off Highway 1 and go through the Marina/restaurant area in Moss Landing and go to the end of the road.

Edited: 5:11 pm, August 08, 2012
Rocklin, California
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2. Re: Leash-Free Beach?

Actually, just googled Beer Can Beach Santa Cruz and found several links - here's one w/ a map: http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Sumner+Ave%2C+Aptos%2C+CA

San Jose
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3. Re: Leash-Free Beach?

I looked up Beer Can Beach too - I've been there, just didn't know it was named that - LOL. I've never spent too much time around Seascape Village though.

Southrn California
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4. Re: Leash-Free Beach?

Thanks so much for the information and insights!

Arizona
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5. Re: Leash-Free Beach?

Could it be that Moss Landing changed it's policy? We are planning to visit Aptos soon and are looking for an off leash beach. But when I go to the Moss Landing State Beach web page it states that dogs are not allowed at that beach at all..do you have any recommendations for us?

Santa Cruz...
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6. Re: Leash-Free Beach?

There aren't too many leash free dog beaches in the Santa Cruz area. Here is a list of beaches which allow dogs, including some which allow them off leash.

http://www.yelp.com/search?find_desc=Off+Leash+Dog+Beach&find_loc=Santa+Cruz%2C+CA

Arizona
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7. Re: Leash-Free Beach?

Thank you so much for your help!

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