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Address: Paseo Del Mar and Western Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90731

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Royal Palms

Royal Palms is a beautiful location and definitely has a extravagant view of Catalina go ahead and grab some food and use one of those BBQs down at the firepit you will really... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 December 2016
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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Royal Palms is a beautiful location and definitely has a extravagant view of Catalina go ahead and grab some food and use one of those BBQs down at the firepit you will really enjoy this location tons of surfers be sure to wear your wetsuit if you do surf it gets sort of cold

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I'd been to abalone cove before, and didn't like the hike down, so i tried this place at the recommendation of friends much easier to get to, parking at the bottom makes for an easy walk to the tide pools. Make sure to go at low tide and bring foot protection because the rocks are sharp.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Great location for a walk down the beach. Good for kids has a small play area. Free parking is available but limited also paid parking right next to the beach.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

Try to get to the lowest level as the sun goes down and watch the sunset. The wave crashing the rocks makes for some great video. Local police told us be gone by dark as the dealers take over after that.

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

We very much enjoyed the vista views of the Pacific Ocean at White Point. We also saw dolphins swimming in the water. There is nice desert foliage. On the way out of the park, we saw classic cars arriving. There is a fee for parking. One pays at the parking fee meter.

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Grant-Valkaria, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

We climbed among the rocks along the beach and found sea hares, starfish, crabs, sea urchin and, of course, barnacles and mussels. (Our muscles were quite sore the next day.) Watched the birds grab the sea urchins and eat the insides, leaving the purple "skeleton" behind. Bring your hand sanitizer and sturdy shoes that you won't mind getting wet. You... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2012

White Point is a fairly small state park that extends from the hillside butting up against homes down to the state beach, but it offers incredible views from nearly any point. What amazes me every time I stare out into the Pacific is the proximity of Catalina Island. The park provides easy terrain for hiking with mild elevation. Most of... More 

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