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Marina State Beach, Marina

4.5
#75 of 167 in Beaches in California
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 were staying at Sanctuary Beach Resort but we went over to Marina State Beach just to check it out. Good parking with a functional bathroom. Important thing when you need it. Parking lot is close t...  more »
  • Went in the evening for the sunset and was in awe of the view. Went for the sunrise and was in awe of the view. Good clean beach with about 40 parking spaces. . .I would recommend it to friends and fa...  more »
  • The beach is clean. There isn't very much parking. The sand was really nice. The water was cold when we went in July.  more »
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