El Matador State Beach, Malibu

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#2 of 12 in Parks in Malibu
Enjoy a day at the beach as you swim, sunbathe, and relax in a peaceful atmosphere at El Matador State Beach. The network of caves and rock formations make this beach a well-known spot for nature photographers--bring a camera and see if you too can capture a few great snaps. If you visit at low tide, you'll enjoy ideal views of these caves and formations. The approach to the beach involves a steep path and a wooden staircase, which could present difficulties for visitors who have mobility problems. Arrange to visit El Matador State Beach and other attractions in Malibu using our Malibu trip tool .
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  • Against the bottom hides a natural beauty of the rocks in the Pacific just beautiful D elsewhere you can often meet newlyweds who come to make their photo album with professionals can s relax, as s visit place to not not to be missed
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  • We stopped here on whim while driving down the PCH. Boy was that a good decision. Parking in the lot is hit or miss but be patient and it can happen. Walking along the beach has plenty of opportunitie...  more »
  • Creek down below the Pacific coast highway, plan to cross on foot if like us you do not want to pay for parking... tiny Cove that offers you a nice landscape and intimate against the current of the endless beaches of malibu or more to lower Manhattan or h ermosa. Privileged to be earned, plan to go down and so up two stairs wooden well steep. No. friendly small children no walkers or strollers!
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