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Very long walk

Pay attention so you find your way back to the parking lot. It's a long walk to the ocean but there... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mckinleyville, United States
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A walk to Clam Beach

While staying in Trinidad, we visited the beaches along Highway 101. Clam Beach was one beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bob D
Grafton, Illinois
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pay attention so you find your way back to the parking lot. It's a long walk to the ocean but there are lots of shells and pretty rocks. You have to look for the compacted sand because a lot of the sand is work to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 585janar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While staying in Trinidad, we visited the beaches along Highway 101. Clam Beach was one beautiful walk.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Bob D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best area dog beach we have encountered. Eureka is next to the ocean but doesn't really have open ocean beaches. this is the closest. Beautiful, roomy, and usually occupied by individuals and families who respect and enjoy each other's animals and their frolicing together.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Robert S
Reviewed January 13, 2019

I have always enjoyed stopping and walking through the dunes. A nice stop on a long drive from the Bay Area to visit friends in Oregon.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank traveloften617
Reviewed November 14, 2018

We love the Northern California coast. Clam Beach is one of our favorite spots. Beautiful view of Trinidad Head.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank MoxieGirl1997
Reviewed October 25, 2018

We parked our car and found a campground. We had to walk through the campground and then we were walking on wooden planks to avoid the mud. Once we were in the dunes, it was fun! We were not the only ones. People enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

The beach is really collecting a lot of driftwood. If you find this interesting or like to find sanddollers then this is the beach for you.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 585janar
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for an off leash walk with my dog. The beach is a nice place to walk. She loved it and spent the whole time rolling in the sand and barking at the waves. It was foggy and cold, so there weren’t many people...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank cmp271
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This used to be the favorite spot for locals to run your dogs or horses, Drive your 4x4 to the beach to harvest clams or have a picnic with your family. Have a campfire in the evening or surfing. They have closed the beach to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Sid B
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, but we really didn't feel safe leaving our car. There were surprisingly a lot of transient people hanging around the parking areas, sleeping in their cars, makeshift campers, etc. Since it is a decent walk to the beach from parking, we were just uncomfortable....More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank MissVelocity
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Sharon R
June 18, 2018|
Response from Stacey S | Reviewed this property |
I have only seen smaller rigs. It is not a campground but there are 2 areas: one has overnight camping in tents and the other area is day use. A R V can do day parking.
John C
September 29, 2017|
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Response from Resanov | Reviewed this property |
Humboldt County is beautiful, full of wildlife and worth the trip, but is not a zoo. We live a few miles inland on the Mad River where bears have visited us and upturned our garbage cans This area is also home to... More