With 25 miles of beach on its Pacific Ocean side and another half mile of beach facing San Diego Bay the state park is the perfect place to swim kayak surf play volleyball or fall asleep after reading a good book. See all the beaches in San Diego County.
Plenty of beaches can be accessed along the North San Diego County coastline without cliffs the Torrey Pines State Beach area the Del Mar beaches near the Race Trackcounty fairgrounds Moonlight Beach in Encinitas plenty of beaches in Carlsbad and Oceanside are.
Beaches just north of san diego. A lot less busy than other beaches in the area this long stretch of sand is great for families wanting to swim surf or boogie board. Your first stop should be Cedros Design District which boasts numerous indie boutiques galleries antique shops salons and restaurants housed in Quonset huts from the 1940s. The coastline is adored primarily for the amazing stretches of sandy beaches including the surrounding cliffs and dynamic waves.
North Pacific Beach extends approximately a mile north of Crystal Pier to Pacific Beach Point. Its also famous for the no-longer-active San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station. It is located north of the county and generally consists of 900 acre Elijo Lagoon and a 2-mile beach.
As you walk up there are drinking fountains for you and your four legged sidekicks portable toilets and plenty of dog waste bag stations. Of all the beaches in San Diego Cardiff-by-the-sea hosts an incredible spot for camping. If shopping is your bag you have to check out Solana Beach just 30 minutes north of downtown San Diego.
Located just north of San Diego Cardiff-by-the Sea is a small community that consists of the 900 acre Elijo Lagoon and 2 miles of beach. Growing up a town over from Oceanside the city was predominately a military town with not a lot to do other than visiting the beach and harbor. The beaches in Encinitas are some of the best hidden gems in San Diegos North County especially Seaside Beach which runs parallel to Highway 101.
Plus Coast Highways recent additions of Millers Table and Sea Hive Marketplace mean more walkable destinations are on the map. Oceanside Beach north of. Its also a great beach for RV camping with barbecue pits picnic tables and fire rings available for use.
Oceanside Beach Pier Oceanside and its beaches are the furthest north in San Diego County bordering Orange County. Blacks Beach Cardiff by the Sea Carlsbad Beaches Coronado Beach Del Mar Beaches Encinitas Beaches Imperial Beach La Jolla La Jolla Reefs Leucadia Mission Bay Mission Beach Ocean Beach Oceanside Pacific Beach Point Loma Beaches San Onofre Solana Beach Torrey Pines Find a place to stay Book online or call 1-800-350-6205 to speak with a local expert. This beach is bordered by cliffs up to 75 feet in height with an extension of the boardwalk traversing the cliff-top along much of the south end of the beach.
From Buccaneer Beach and Pier View South and North Beach to Wisconsin Street Beach and more Oceanside offers beaches down nearly every side street. Youll find San Onofre State Beach north of Oceanside past Camp Pendleton in the northernmost part of San Diego County and partially also in San Clemente which is in Orange County. Street parking is usually plentiful just be very aware of the time left as meter maids frequently check.
Check out the famous Cardiff Reef which is one of the most popular surf spots in the area. Beaches on this list La Jolla Cove Beach La Jolla Cove Beach is located at the northeast end of Ellen Browning Scripps Park in La Jolla. At the north end of the beach is Tourmaline Surfing Park which includes a public parking lot showers and restrooms.
You can even stop along the Highway 101 and watch the impressive surfers ride the high waves. Dog Beach The River Mouth One of the few dog beaches in north county does not disappoint.