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Manresa State Beach, Aptos

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  • Heard someone say they saw a bunch of broken sand dollars here so had to check it out. Showed up right before sunset and low tide and was lots of clam shells and whole sand dollars. And sunset was ama...  more »
  • I came here with my three young kids and we all had a great time enjoying playing in the surf. There were a number of surfers and wake boarders catching the medium sized waves. The beach is relatively...  more »
  • Great beach for strolling, water activities, and lounging. However, it is a bit of a hike down to the beach.  more »
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