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Seacliff State Beach

State Park Drive, Aptos, CA 95003
(831) 685-6500
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Nice beach and a summer crowd

Pretty and big beach. Lots of parking. There is an old shipwreck at the end of the old pier. The rv... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sndovale
,
Sacramento
Yes, those Pelicans... and driftwood and ocean breeze

The wide and long wooden wharf, good for walking and fishing, is getting eroded in parts... so a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Globalist3000
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USA
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“palo alto” (7 reviews)
“the cliff” (5 reviews)
“long pier” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
State Park Drive, Aptos, CA 95003
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(831) 685-6500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty and big beach. Lots of parking. There is an old shipwreck at the end of the old pier. The rv area was full of trailers and rv's.

Thank sndovale
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The wide and long wooden wharf, good for walking and fishing, is getting eroded in parts... so a chain link fence separates the good parts from the eroding, dangerous parts. But there are perhaps a 100 pelicans across the fence, perched on the precarious parts....More

Thank Globalist3000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many beaches along the shore, but this one is known for its concrete shipwreck off of the pier. Of course you can't go on it, because it is sinking, but you can get pretty close to it by walking on the pier. They...More

Thank Chia2005
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Nice beach for relaxing - private - low fee to enter drive on beach - great views of the ocean and to view the fall sunsets which are the best!!

1  Thank Karen G
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I went with my family and had a great time due to the fact that it was not packed at all! We had a nice picnic on the beach and enjoyed the water! The ship wreck was also really cool to check out!!

1  Thank Victor B
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

It changes everyday the waves, sand seals whales driftwood are amazing. Love it in winter storms to see the power. Walk the dog and all his friends, very social dog Community.

1  Thank catc0x
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

It is nearly impossible to get reservations for this place. If you don't call immediately when the site becomes available you will be out of luck. Most of the time I can't get reservations even 6 months ahead! I usually have to wait and hope...More

2  Thank daringwomen
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

We bout our first RV, a travel trailer in 2013 and this was our 1st trip. We have taken our 2 kitties (a bengal & a Savannah) camping there ever since. There is a walkway that runs between the campers & the beach & our...More

1  Thank pkcooley11
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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Great place to enjoy the beach for a day or extended vacation. Love watching all the sea life! Great place to walk or bike. Path along beach well used!

1  Thank TravelLynn2015
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Seacliff is a lovely spot for a picnic and swimming in the waves. However because of the condition of the cement ship attached to the pier the smell can be overwhelming. RV people find it a great spot as well.

1  Thank jeffreyf503
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Dubbsqueen
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Yes, yes you can, but only in the Bar-B-Que area.
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