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Surfrider Beach, Malibu

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#7 of 12 in Outdoors in Malibu
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  • That was the most interesting on this stretch of beach. Some were just amazing at manoeuvring their boards with the waves. Well worth the stop.  more »
  • I love the energy of Malibu and certainly if I were living in California this would be one of the beaches that would like to reside. Already on the road if you can enjoy a beautiful landscape of beaches that I love.
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  • Not the best beach in Malibu, but one of the better spots to sun, swim, eat and people watch. The waves are crowded so unless you can hold your own with the best be weary. Swimming is limited to the p...  more »
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  • The waves are good the parking is hard or expensive or both good warm protected spot
  • Dog feces, rude Rastafari wannabe "locals", unlicensed surf schools. Used to be legendary. No more.
  • Most of the people I know tend to get blinded whenever doing anything in Malibu and without really even thinking about it will talk about as if it was really something magical... When it wasn't. This is an OK spot to pop in for a quick see of the ocean and pop right back out to your car or the Jack in the Box across the street for some real memories to be made. But... I don't surf. If you want to know about the riptide or steel ocean you'd have to ask someone else because all I do on my free time is the birdsuit.
  • awesome place, all the peace n quiet u can imagine n lots of birds. trust me they'll eat anything. lol/...
  • surfed a lot here in the 70's and 80's and into the 90's. Quit because there is just too many people in the water. Hipsters and kooks found out about other secret beaches on line or something and just doubled up on crowds and most of them can't surf. I have a lot of history here and love the area as well as a lot of others. Love that it is still kind of rural and low key.

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