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Pescadero Beach

Pescadero Road, Highway One, Half Moon Bay, CA
+1 916-653-6995
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My favourite coastal beach

We arrived in the early afternoon on a sunny, warm and windy day. Folks were fishing, surfing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Niagara Falls
Beautiful. Look for the whales!

As beautiful as you could imagine. The rocks were fun to climb. The whales were jumping! Even a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cleveland, OH
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  • Average5%
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“parking lot” (7 reviews)
“santa cruz” (4 reviews)
“pacific coast” (3 reviews)
Pescadero Road, Highway One, Half Moon Bay, CA
+1 916-653-6995
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived in the early afternoon on a sunny, warm and windy day. Folks were fishing, surfing, sitting by a campfire chatting and flying a kite. The surf was high on the beach and the constant roar was somehow relaxing. The coastline is very interesting,...More

Thank R8506AOlindam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As beautiful as you could imagine. The rocks were fun to climb. The whales were jumping! Even a bathroom- environmentally sound porta potty- in case of need!

Thank andgar
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Just a few minutes down the coast south from Half Moon Bay. Take highway 1 and watch for the signs. Nice for a picnic and sometimes its Not full of people like our beaches closer to Hmb

Thank yvonnebutterfly
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Another beautiful California beach. Parking here was free and plentiful as it was a Tuesday in the middle of the day.

Thank Stacy A
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Half Moon Bay: most beaches are just like this. There is no amusement park, it's not like Santa Cruz, it's not Monterey, in my opinion much better if you want to come to enjoy the ocean and some sand this is the place bring your...More

1  Thank mdauth58
Reviewed 8 October 2016

i stopped off for a short stay to have a walk along the path with beautiful views its worth visiting the rockpools and viewing the living ocean theres plenty of wildlife to see i only wished i had more time here

Thank ahmad d
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The water along this beach is plenty cold. Simply fantastic views and if you are lucky ( as we were) you'll be blessed with a good fortune to see a few whales breaching and dolphins jumping. There is nothing here that detracts from nature. No...More

Thank MikeyBoy12804
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

It's definitely one of the beautiful beaches I've been to! Big waves, fantastic scenery!! This beach is quiet and peaceful. Also there are a lot of dolphins ))

Thank Olga K
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Another beautiful beach in Half Moon Bay. This one has a long stretch of sand and some cliffs. Beautiful views. Great place to take family portraits.

1  Thank Brin651
Reviewed 23 August 2016

All up and down the Pacific Coast travelers can find lonely stretches where sand and surf meet. Driving along the coast on Highway 1, there are many opportunities to park your car and stroll along the water. Pescadero Beach is one of these spots where...More

Thank Jane L
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