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Asilomar State Beach, Pacific Grove

(4.9/5 based on 750+ 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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  • Lovely beach next to Asilomar State Park and Convention center. You can stay at Asilomar or the many motels and hotels a 10 minute walk from the beach.. There is an extensive walking path @ Asilomar t...  more »
  • My husband and I loved sitting on the beach at the foot of the stairs next to the water watching the waves and the sunset. Very romantic, very few people midweek walking along the water in the evening...  more »
  • Walked along the shore and searched for sea life w my little one. Water is simply gorgeous and mesmerizing here, ranges from crystal blue to turquoise and complete w white foam when it crashes into th...  more »