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Montara State Beach, Montara

Categories: State Parks, Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
4.9/5 based on 50+ reviews on the web
Advertised as one of the cleanest beaches in California, Montara State Beach draws tourists and locals alike. Naturally decorated with towering cliffs, boulders in the sand, and tumultuous waters, this piece of shoreline boasts great surfing and fishing conditions. Take in the nature by exploring the biking, hiking, and horseback riding trails. Nearby restaurants and grocery stores cover all your eating and shopping needs. If you plan to stay overnight, consider the truly unique experience of sleeping in a lighthouse turned hostel. Montara State Beach is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Montara Edition.
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  • In so strong at any time is unsuitable for swimming for families with children, and stroll the beach, very nice.
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  • A beautiful beach, quiet, without so many people. Ideal for a short break or as the first stop of a trip without trouble. Do not forget to bring something to drink and eat, there is so much business close.
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  • Traveling from Los Angeles to Oakland we stopped there to eat at La Costanera (peruvian restaurant). The beach has access from the parking lot of the restaurant, but you need to have good shoes and go...  read more »
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