Torrey Pines State Beach, San Diego

4.7
#10 of 14 in Beaches in San Diego
State beaches are areas with frontage on the ocean, or bays designed to provide swimming, boating, fishing, and other beach-oriented recreational activities. This wide, sandy beach stretches 4 1/2 miles from Del Mar past Los Pe�asquitos Lagoon to the base of sandstone cliffs at Torrey Pines Mesa. Swimming, surfing and fishing are popular. Red-hued bluffs and wet sand make strolling on the beach popular at low tide. A picnic area and parking lot are near the entrance on North Torrey Pines Road.
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  • From Delmar to La Jolla, you can see a beautiful coastline ahead of a long downhill slope south along the sea. The beach is spread all the way west of the road, so cars can park in a parking lot along the road and walk to a shallow beach a short walk.
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  • Not a very large beach so I was able to walk the entirety of it. Walking in the direction of the cliffs the beach became quite rocky all the way to the end but in the opposite direction there’s a wond...  more »
  • We go to this beach a lot when we come to San Diego. It was pretty crowded this time because of the holiday weekend. We were still able tofu d a spot all 3 days. The water was perfect not to cold and ...  more »
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  • Very pretty beach. We loved the cleanliness and not as busy as other beaches. Water was so clear.
  • A short hike up the hillside was absolutely worth it! The views were spectacular. We stayed until just before the sun set.
  • My favourite beach in San Diego, always a chance to see some dolphins or other cool sea creatures around. Also always pretty dependable waves for some boogie boarding
  • My favorite place in San Diego! Weekday early mornings are best when there are less people and more parking.
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