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Asilomar State Beach, Pacific Grove

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State Park Beach
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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  • We went on a family vacation to California, the kids had a fun time on the beach. We had to mindful of them going toward the rocky side though.  more »
  • There's beautiful trails all along the beach. Early morning walks and exploring the tide pools area great way to start the day. Take a picnic and watch the beautiful sunset for a perfect end to the da...  more »
  • Gorgeous views on a sunny day, but the rest of time is windswept and overcast. The tide pools and sand dunes are interesting to look at.  more »