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Point Mugu State Park

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Address: 9000 W. Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA 90265
Phone Number: 818-880-0363
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Off the somewhat beaten path - this is a quieter, less crowded place to go. Cleaner and less hassle then farther down on the PCH. No lifeguards were we were at though. Although... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Anthem, Arizona
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Anthem, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Off the somewhat beaten path - this is a quieter, less crowded place to go. Cleaner and less hassle then farther down on the PCH. No lifeguards were we were at though. Although I think there are some on the next beach over - still considered state park. I wish we would have stayed here longer then heading down to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peaceful beach and not as crazy as Carrillo. Has grills and picnic area right next to the beach. Great place to watch the waves, contemplate life and spend time with the fam.

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Thank Christopher V
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a wonderful beach. i could sit for hours and watch the waves. it sounds magical. no one bothers you and you feel peace. swimming is great although it does have a strong current so i would suggest u be an experience swimmer .

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Thank Jacquelyn Y
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was really nice to drive in Malibu seeing these dunes. I did not resist to get out the car and get a picture of these amazing scene. It really worth a pit stop!!!!

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North Bay, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

Beautiful clean beach. Stopped here while traveling down the coast. It was early morning so there was no one else around. Very tranquil. Will definitely be back.

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Whidbey Island, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

One of our favorite places to go to when in the Oxnard-Camarillo-Malibu area. Great ocean views, beaches, trails/parks, and even camping on the beach.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

Get on the overlook rock, behind the fence is the place to be. It can be windy so be careful. Cooler than most spots, too. Great place to get sunset photos.

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Moreno Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

I came in an RV, it was ok but they're no hook ups. The campground is literally across the street from the beach, they don't have a cross walk though which is kinda weird so you basically have to book it across the street if you're walking. Not very safe. Other then that the bathrooms are probably the cleanest bathroom... More 

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

The beach is quite quiet. The coast is short but nice. There is some trash but it is relatively clean. Nice place to sit and watch the beach.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I hiked there and were beyond impressed with the ocean views. We got there early so it wasn't very crowded. I would highly recommend this hike and will definitely do it again the next time we visit LA! My tip would be to go very early in the morning, driving down the PCH with out any traffic... More 

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