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Great and expansive views

This beach is wonderful and has great, sweeping views of the pacific - cloudy or sunny. The trail... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2017
San Jose, California
Dunes Beach Beauty

Truly enjoyed the serenity & beauty of this beach with easy access, parking & bathrooms. It's was a... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2016
Pine Knoll Shores, North Carolina
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Apr 27, 2017
“Great and expansive views”
Sep 25, 2016
“Dunes Beach Beauty”
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Reviewed April 27, 2017

This beach is wonderful and has great, sweeping views of the pacific - cloudy or sunny. The trail also runs along this so you can include this stop along your trail hike!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Brix510
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Truly enjoyed the serenity & beauty of this beach with easy access, parking & bathrooms. It's was a perfect weather day with breathtaking blue water & skies!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Testarosa
Reviewed February 21, 2016

Love this place, bit of a walk in over dunes but great beach! Like to stop here and walk the beach becuase of the views!

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Kbrat25
Reviewed August 7, 2015

From a small self-paid parking area with one or two restrooms you walk down to a sandy clean beach and you can walk to the right or left for miles. I walked for 3 hours on sand and foamy surf, picking up sand dollars and...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank phamtr
Reviewed September 4, 2014

Parking was readily available for a $10 daily fee. There are a few easy sloped entries to the beach and several rough climbs down. If you brought gear - take a few minutes to meander and find the easy walks down - your body will...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank Kirstenpetra
Reviewed August 13, 2014

We enjoyed our time in Dunes Beach State Park. It was one of those glorious sunny warm summer days. The sky was blue; the ocean beautiful. So scenic. It was also a nice place to walk as well. There is a large parking lot here...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank mini
Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

When it gets hot in the San Francisco Bay Area, we like to go to the beach to cool off. Dunes Beach State Park has miles of soft sand beach, though not white as the sand in Florida or even San Diego, but nice enough...More

Date of experience: September 2013
3  Thank JBR888
Reviewed February 20, 2012

always clean,and great beach to hike and just enjoy the scenery,look both ways,

Date of experience: February 2012
1  Thank barbaralee57
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Maribel M
December 25, 2016|
Response from Testarosa | Reviewed this property |
I'm wasn't aware of fishing activity the day we visited the beach.