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Pillar Point Harbor, Half Moon Bay
(4.3/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web)
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  • I am a weekend visit here. Ship seafood directly from the fishermen can buy at an affordable price. There's a very high taste the freshness. In the foreground.
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  • NIce beach, nice people, nice dogs that are supposed to be on leash but who seem to be happy scoffing at that law. Small parking area but easy access to beach. 
  • Pillar Point Harbor contains an active commercial fishing marina in addition to numerous piers mooring pleasure crafts. As a result, there is always a lot activity and things to see. It is accessible ...  more »
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  • Pillar Point Harbor is a great place to buy fresh fish straight from the fishermen. You can also rent kayaks and SUP from a couple locations or launch your boat from their ramp. There are some great local restaurants serving lunch and dinner. The harbor employees are very friendly and are trying hard to keep this place pretty despite the huge number of visitors. As a matter of fact they partner with a local non profit called Pacifica Beach Coalition and they lead beach cleanups on a monthly basis.
  • Great place to buy fresh-caught seafood literally off the fishing boat! It's kind of a luck-of-the-draw thing as to what gets in and when, but there is a FishLine app and website that may be helpful.
  • Hike up to Pillar Point and find that small cove a little tucked away with the bench. Great view. The California coast line is truly a beauty.
  • Love it! Need better launch facility.
  • Beautiful to walk around and take photos