Huntington State Beach
Location: 21601 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92646
How to get there
It is opposite to the Magnolia Avenue on Pacific Coast Highway.
About Huntington Beach
Known internationally for its surfing the first West Coast Surfing Championship was held here in 1959, and today it is still a must visit for it's one of the best beaches in Los Angeles for surfing. You will find sunbathing, volleyball, and other water sports all played in here by adults and children alike. Separate surfing and swimming zones allow everyone to enjoy the water without conflict. While no dogs are allowed on the sand areas it is permissible to walk leashed dogs on the paved areas that run along the sand. No alcohol is allowed anywhere on the beach.
The beach is open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m every day, with last entries at 9 p.m. after which the gates are closed. Enter the beach via Main street, which takes you near the pier, for surfing and people watching. Walking along to Magnolia is almost two miles from here and passes in front of the Hyatt Regency and the Waterfront Beach Resort. A bike path runs between the parking lot and the sand for much of the length of the beach and is a great way to get where you are going if you have parked a long way down the beach.
Typical beach facilities like restrooms, drinking water, picnic tables and wheelchair access are available.
Parking fees: $15.00 per day
- Official website: here
- Surf Cam
- Park brochure (PDF)
Here is Huntington State Beach on the map.