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Monastery Beach, Carmel

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  • One reason this beach is popular is because it is right off Hwy1 going to Big Sur. Unfortunately it is extremely DANGEROUS! Several people have DROWNED here, most recently a 12 year old boy, because o...  more »
  • While beautiful, this beach, know to locals as "Mortuary Beach", is deadly. The warning signs have been improved over the years, but still don't inform the public of the immensities of its dangers. Ju...  more »
  • Monastery Beach is just south of Carmel on Rt 1. On the north end of the beach, you can look out and see a wash rock ~200 yard off the beach. Between the beach and the wash rock is a thick kelp forest...  more »