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Marina State Beach, Marina

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Marina State Beach is a protected beach of California, United States, located in the city of Marina. It is popular with hang-gliders, paragliders, and kite flyers. It is also a popular spot from which to watch the sun set. Surfers frequent Marina State Beach due to its reliable waves. The 170acre park was established in 1977.The dunes are some of the highest on the Central California coast, and provide homes to unique wildlife. A short interpretive trail (0.6 miles) provides visitors with information about the habitat and inhabitants of the dunes.
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  • We went to Marina State Beach during one of California's stormy rainy times in February. The waves were interesting and fun to watch. Its a scenic beach area. its also a popular place for wind and thu...  more »
  • Mariana State Beach is less than a mile from my house and a popular spot. If you come during the week, you'll have the beach mostly to yourself. But a warm sunny weekend will find you scrambling for a...  more »
  • I loved the easy access and free parking. The park is clean. Lots of hiking. The sand is white an the water us cold.  more »