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Mission San Juan Capistrano
#1 of 24 things to do in San Juan Capistrano
Easy self guided or full guided tours, activities for kids and great little town with lots of restaurants around to catch a meal before hopping back in the car.
Cool activities for young kids, learn tons of history of the mission, natives, settlers and how people are doing their part to preserve and restore the original mission.
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ZOOMARS Petting Zoo
#2 of 24 things to do in San Juan Capistrano
Old San Juan Capistrano is such a beautiful quiet place and the weather seems almost perfect for a family outing we use to take the kids to the petting zoo and did we have fun kids went crazy feeding the animals .
Besides the animals, they have a little train ride, you can pan for gold, there is a corn crib kids can play in, a pony ride, a play area with slides, a picnic area and a little gift shop.
Ronald W. Caspers Wilderness Park
#3 of 24 things to do in San Juan Capistrano
Lots of hiking trails, camping spots, bathrooms, Nature center, gorgeous views, varying landscape (cactus and trees), and a really great playground for kids!
There's so much: camping, hiking, walking, playground, kid activities, visitor's center, historic farm sites.
Heisler Park Laguna Beach 7.8 mi away
#1 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
It has the grass setting above the beach where families, friends, loved ones can have it be a picnic, get together, party, or a space to just take in nature... Or, a short walk distance away, you can walk down a p...
Perfect for a nice picnic with kids or friends, it gets a little crowded but theres enough space for everyone.
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Pacific Marine Mammal Center Laguna Beach 7.6 mi away
#5 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
They had a full bus full of school kids touring, and it is great that they provide excellent training and education too!
What a wonderful quick stop for a family of young and older children alike!
San Clemente Pier San Clemente 5.8 mi away
#2 of 24 things to do in San Clemente
Amazing restaurants, friendly people, always someone smiling, kids laughing, and silent tears of joy looking at God's canvas
It's always active , with surfers, fishermen and women, runners, walkers, and families all enjoying the So Cal outdoors.
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Crystal Cove State Park Laguna Beach 6.5 mi away
#4 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
You can reach the hikes best from the southern parking lot, and there is a great variety -- short nature walks that are accessible and family-friendly, short jaunts on fairly flat ground, strenuous day hikes that...
Stayed into the evening and rented a portable gas firepit and watched the sunset and enjoyed a great evening toasting s’mores and celebrating a family birthday.
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Laguna Beach Trolley Laguna Beach 4.4 mi away
#6 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
Our kids ride them to friends houses since parking is a real challenge in town during the busy tourist summer months.
A fun family time!
San Clemente Coastal Trail San Clemente 4.2 mi away
#1 of 24 things to do in San Clemente
Awesome walk along the ocean, Kids, Dogs, Monkeys it's a great way to exercice while having a beautiful view.
The beauty of this trail is you can take a leisurely stroll with young kids or use it for training for more difficult hikes.
Dana Point Harbor Dana Point 3.0 mi away
#2 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
The dolphin and whale tour is a must as when I was a kid the whales only came through on their seasonal migration north and south during certain months, but now the blue whales and humpbacks are there almost all s...
Bought a cool hat, and reveled in the "Renaissance Fair" atmosphere including dozens of characters in costume, playing music, working an anvil, etc. Really cool atmosphere for kids and parents alike.
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Salt Creek Beach Dana Point 3.4 mi away
#1 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
... towards the volleyball nets, BBQ grills and covered tables and benches, or continue walking down to the huge sandy beach favored by many surfers, and where friendly lifeguards keep you and your family safe.
Had the best time playing with the kids in the waves!!! Beautiful beach!
Aliso Beach Park Laguna Beach 5.0 mi away
#8 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
This place is a perfect little beach for families with small children.
This beach is a great place for everyone and especially families.
Laguna Niguel Regional Park Laguna Niguel 4.4 mi away
#1 of 13 things to do in Laguna Niguel
You can fish, walk, run or bike around a 5K trail, bring the kids to the play areas, play sand volleyball, BBQ at any of the many covered picnic/BBQ sites, play tennis or pickelball or hike the numerous trails.
Great for sport activities Walking, tennis, pickleball, biking, running, hiking, fishing, and family gatherings
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Catalina Express Dana Point 3.0 mi away
#3 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
Fast, easy trip for the entire family.
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Shell Beach Tide Pools La Jolla, CA 4.1 mi away
#15 of 53 things to do in La Jolla
At low tide this a great place to take a stroll, explore the tide pools with or without children or just relax and watch the ocean.
Great for kids and grownups alike.
Doheny State Beach Dana Point 2.6 mi away
#4 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
Great family beach with park, picnic, volleyball, surfing, bathrooms, Showers, restaurants.
This beach is very special and located in a quiet setting that is perfect for families and serious water sports enthusiasts!
Baby Beach Dana Point 3.2 mi away
#6 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
Excellent for visiting baby Beach Powell boarding kayaking maybe even renting a sailboat but this is the best place to take your family or friends or visitors to enjoy this marvelous place
Great for family day at the beach ,clean shallow enough for little kids,great for stand up paddle boarding .and
Dana Point Nature Interpretive Center Dana Point 3.7 mi away
#5 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
Plenty parking and fun trails,great photography with wide angle views,fun for the whole family,sunset are amazing
We stumbled upon this area by accident and it became our family favorite spot each evening.
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Dana Strands Beach Dana Point 3.7 mi away
#7 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
The Annual Dana Point Festival of Whales is always a Fun Family Event!
So relaxing and beautiful great for photography and hiking laying out in the sun for whole family and friends,
The Shops At Mission Viejo Mission Viejo 4.2 mi away
#2 of 20 things to do in Mission Viejo
The stores also range from baby, kid, teen, adult clothes, hobby, and many interests.
There are also several "play" areas for children along with pleasant nursing areas for moms in both the mall and in nordstrums.
South Carlsbad State Beach San Diego, CA 0.8 mi away
#82 of 395 things to do in San Diego
Lots of rocks at beach so it's best to wait for a low tide to get some sand if the kids plan on playing in the water.
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Pines Park Dana Point 3.0 mi away
#8 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
Great sunset views or take your kids to a park by the beach!
This is a nice park by the sea-side with lot of trees and greenery to have a walk or enjoy a family lunch/breakfast etc. Parking is usually not a problem and tall trees create a nice ambiance.
Treasure Island Beach Laguna Beach 5.5 mi away
#12 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
I went before sunset and there were lots of couples and families, but still plenty of spots to soak in the views!
There were families and individuals picnicking, relaxing, etc.
Victoria Beach Laguna Beach 5.8 mi away
#11 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
Awesome place to explore and take family photos
Best to drop off family and friends right at this beach before looking for parking and take a picture of where you parked.
1,000 Steps Beach Laguna Beach 4.3 mi away
#7 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
This is a great beach that has it all -- surfing, lots of room for families, groups, volleyball, and space enough to find a quiet corner out of the way.
Bright blue water, wide open beaches, warm temps, both in the water and out, and mellow waves that the kids had fun playing in.
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Bluff Top Trail Dana Point 3.0 mi away
#9 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
Crown Valley Community Park Laguna Niguel 3.3 mi away
#5 of 13 things to do in Laguna Niguel
A great place for the whole family to enjoy and explore.
Plenty of sites with tables, water, sinks & barbques family & friends can spend the day.
Outlets at San Clemente San Clemente 4.5 mi away
#6 of 24 things to do in San Clemente
Fun games for families to play in their center court.
Family entertainment provided in holiday season.
North Beach San Clemente 3.9 mi away
#9 of 24 things to do in San Clemente
Zucchini flowers, clams, fresh seafood, too, along with organic juices, baked goods, honey sticks for kids!
There is also a slide and swing set for the children.
The Pilgrim Dana Point 3.5 mi away
#10 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
Excellent family adventure
There are sea journeys that kids at the local schools can sign up for, too.