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Drakes Beach, California

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#143 of 219 in Beaches in California
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  • We spent 1+ hours walking the beach, teens playing and exploring in the surf. Nice beach, not crowded mid-week. Visitors center was closed during the week, but the restrooms were still available. We h...  more »
  • This is a great beach - early in the year you can view Elephant Seals - one of the few spots in Northern California - view adults and pups. After the adults leave, pups are still there learning to fis...  more »
  • The long journey over winding road to drakes Beach pays off in any case. Fantastic beach, great waves and wonderful views-a dream backdrop and absolutely worth seeing.
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  • Been coming here since i was a young child. Love this beach!
  • Nice place to get away for a day
  • Nice Beach we had a lot of fun 🏂
  • A great beach for families whom need a little escape from the city. It's a little hidden gem.
  • Dope place to come and chill. Not too sure about the rules on a bonfire but that would be awesome if it was ok to do that. Other than that, this beach is a little ways away from any stores so bring whatever you need before heading over. Cheers!
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