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Address: Pescadero Road, Highway One, Half Moon Bay, CA
Phone Number: +1 916-653-6995
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rock pools

i stopped off for a short stay to have a walk along the path with beautiful views its worth visiting the rockpools and viewing the living ocean theres plenty of wildlife to see i... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 7, 2016
ahmad d
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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

i stopped off for a short stay to have a walk along the path with beautiful views its worth visiting the rockpools and viewing the living ocean theres plenty of wildlife to see i only wished i had more time here

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Thank ahmad d
Queensbury, New York
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142 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

The water along this beach is plenty cold. Simply fantastic views and if you are lucky ( as we were) you'll be blessed with a good fortune to see a few whales breaching and dolphins jumping. There is nothing here that detracts from nature. No kiddie rides, no snack bars, no retail shopping places. Just a sandy beach and some... More 

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Thank MikeyBoy12804
United States
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

It's definitely one of the beautiful beaches I've been to! Big waves, fantastic scenery!! This beach is quiet and peaceful. Also there are a lot of dolphins ))

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Thank Olga K
Woodinville, Washington
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327 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

Another beautiful beach in Half Moon Bay. This one has a long stretch of sand and some cliffs. Beautiful views. Great place to take family portraits.

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Half Moon Bay, California
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11 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

All up and down the Pacific Coast travelers can find lonely stretches where sand and surf meet. Driving along the coast on Highway 1, there are many opportunities to park your car and stroll along the water. Pescadero Beach is one of these spots where you will find a parking lot and restroom. Be sure to wear a jacket and... More 

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Thank Jane L
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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50 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

The trail ride we took moved along this beach. Honestly, I felt like Charleton Heston in the first Planet of the Apes movie. Towering dunes fronted a quiet beach that stretches forever, seemingly. Great for privacy and sunbathing...plenty of room for all. However, no half-submerged Stature of Liberty.

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Thank DarrellCarol
San Francisco, Bay Area
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016

Love that 30 min from the Bay Area, it feels like an entirely different world here. Had a great visit to this beach. It wasn't crowded and it was a warm, beautiful day. Remember, northern CA beaches are never super warm, but it was warm enough that you could do without a jacket if you wanted. Still, it would be... More 

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Lincolnshire, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2016

Good offshore winds with several people windsurfing. Nice beach with plenty of parking spaces. Wildflowers in bloom when we visited in April.

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Thank Steve L
Coppell, Texas
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462 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Huge waves breaking along the coast brought a few brave surfers out on a cloudy & rainy day. The beach and views are stunning.

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Medford, Oregon
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115 reviews
19 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

Some enterprising folk had assembled all the driftwood into interesting art-like structures on the beach!

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