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Bolsa Chica State Beach

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Address: Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA
Phone Number: 8007770369
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gotto get there early - if you want a fire pit for night fall in summer months/weekend days

my co-workers decided to throw a beach party/bonfire 2 months ago and picked a Friday day -evening time frame - only problem with that - never know how weather will be then... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Roxanne M
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Huntington Beach, California

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Huntington Beach, California
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194 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

my co-workers decided to throw a beach party/bonfire 2 months ago and picked a Friday day -evening time frame - only problem with that - never know how weather will be then ? we had peeps who ' reserve ' [ OK save a fire pit - no reservations needed - just someone who will be willing to get to... More 

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Poulsbo, Washington
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous beach that was almost deserted when we went there on a week day. Good bathroom facilities. Great food options.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oil in front and behind? Certainly Oil rigs out at sea and not really to my taste. I certainly liked Newport and Long Beach but this stretch of coast between the two is not my favourite for sure.

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Bonn
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Running from Huntington Beach to Bolsa Chica State Beach or take a bike ride to Bolsa Chica Park you will enjoy the view on the sandy beach and make a break at on of the three completely remodeled restaurant you will enjoy definitely.

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Comber, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our favourite beach in this area, loved loved loved the fire pits and the fact it was never felt over crowded even on busy weekends

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Pekin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took surf lessons at this beach through Corky Carroll's. Ideal place to take lessons for beginners. Smaller waves, not that crowded. Plenty of parking. Only downside is that there is no where on the beach to rent surfboards. We came back later in the week thinking there was a place called Babes to rent boards on the beach and paid... More 

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Southern California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Camped in our 5th wheel trailer at this beach. It was a nice place with an awesome bike path. The parking in the trailer park was TIGHT! Only partial hookups. Showers could have been better and could have been worse. Only gave 4 stars because of the difficulty parking and the restrooms. Plus you have to buy tokens for the... More 

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Thank Ashley.cat
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

This beach seamed fairly clean but the bathrooms were gross and the line to pay to get in was really long! We opted to come to this beach after visiting the bird sanctuary. We didnt have long to walk from the car to the water side but the down side to that is that there isnt a lot of space... More 

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Scottsdale
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

This beach is between Sunset Beach and Huntington Beach. It is a quiet, peaceful place. There is plenty of room as the beach is wide so even on a busy day, it doesn't feel crowded. There are facilities (restrooms), resaturants, and lots of lifeguard stands. A clean and nice beach to hang out, walk along, watch the surfers or just... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

The beach was amazing. We actually couldn't swim because a 15 ft shark was spotted. The con to this place was the parking cost. $15!!!! No way are we going back.

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