Location: Map, Further - Mapquest
Below the bluffs off Ocean Blvd.
Hours: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Parking: 500 spaces at $6 all day; very limited street parking in the surrounding neighborhood.
Phone: (949) 722-1611
For Your Convenience
This wide, deep beach offers a lot of room, which attracts large crowds. A jetty keeps the waves mild to moderate (boogie boards can be rented). Volleyball nets, fire pits and a grassy picnic area make for a great all-day beach. Climb over the sandstone rock to Pirates Cove on the west to see interesting geology that attracts rock climbers.
Food/Dining: One concession stand with a seating area.
Facilities: Lifeguards, fire rings, food stand, picnic tables, playground, rentals, volleyball.
Restrooms: Clean and built for crowds.
Dogs: Leashed dogs allowed before 9 a.m. and after 9 p.m. only.