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Asilomar State Beach, Pacific Grove

Categories: State Parks, Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
4.9/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web
Take in panoramas of the forest, surf, and sand, and watch for birds, seals, and whales on Asilomar State Beach. Walk down the 1.2 km (.75 mi) coastal trail through native vegetation. Watch for moon jellies and tiny crabs and investigatesee the tide pools and rock formations as you stroll along the 1.6 km (1 mi) beach. Snorkel or scuba dive to get up close with marine life offshore. The trail leading to the beach is wheelchair accessible and beach wheelchairs are available to rent. Cycling is permitted on the nearby bike lane. Note that the beach does not have restrooms. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Asilomar State Beach and many more Pacific Grove attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Pacific Grove itinerary planner.
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  • This beach never disappoints. Perfect for an easy walk on the sand for long distances; close enough for water to lap on your feet if you choose. We were treated to many surfers riding the waves. Stunn...  read more »
  • A pebbly beach with stunning pacific views. It's possible to get your own private cove if you're willing to climb down steep banks and rocks! We always love to visit this beach when staying in Pacific...  read more »
  • The vastness of the Pacific Ocean crashing against those amazing rock formations - the birds and otters, the beautiful flora of seaweed and other types of plants that grow against a backdrop of coasta...  read more »
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