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Asilomar State Beach, Pacific Grove

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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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  • Asilomar Beach has some of the best views of the coast. We rented bikes one day and rode along it for miles. Also a wonderful place to sit and read a book. Lots of nooks and crannies for privacy.  more »
  • There are breathtaking vistas at Asilomar. I've gone there many times over the years and have more photos than I know what to do with. On one of my trips there, I even saw deer, although on my most-re...  more »
  • Beautiful, wild craggy rock jut-outs and a cove nestled between wth a sandy stretch of beach laden w/ surfers, fighting the knee- highs this day. Long board/cliff(?) walk to accommodate the meditative...  more »

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