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Great sunset

Amazing sunset not many people around wonderful views of the clouds rolling over the hills. And in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Danielle L
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Tampa, Florida
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Dark and Inviting

The beach stretches for several miles along US 101 south of the city and is popular with people who... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JHAllen
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ELLINGTON
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A coastal state park which offers tours to a nearby lighthouse.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“sand dollars” (22 reviews)
“nice beach” (16 reviews)
“beach combing” (8 reviews)
LOCATION
Crescent City, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing sunset not many people around wonderful views of the clouds rolling over the hills. And in the morning we had a double rainbow!

Thank Danielle L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beach stretches for several miles along US 101 south of the city and is popular with people who come to surf, stick their feet in the water let their dogs get some fresh air and walk the beach looking for interesting articles, particularly sand...More

Thank JHAllen
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Stretches for several miles and we were able to pull over several times and enjoy the sea air and beach. Wonderful stretch to "beachcomber" for little treasures.

Thank CityCamping101
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We spent fifteen minutes to collect a lot of beautiful agates (they are among the large rocks away from the shore) and then walked along the beach. It is a beautiful beach with many off shore rocks. There are stairs and benches for easy access...More

Thank sassykanban
Reviewed 28 August 2017

At the south end of Crescent City stretches out the wide, sandy Crescent Beach over several miles. The beach is immediately accessible off of Highway 101, where most people stop. If you continue south down Enderts Beach Road, you find more isolated pullouts with few...More

1  Thank BobOfBellevue
Reviewed 19 August 2017

hotels, food and Aquarium nearby. it is a safe and fun beach. approach is easy and flat, kids had a blast. lots of sand to build with, medium waves to us a boogie board on, it was a lot of fun.

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 17 August 2017

just stunningly beautiful; good place to take a nice long walk and enjoy the views. The night view of Crescent City is even more beautiful.

Thank CyclopDad
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This beach is nice and flat, with gentle waves coming in. It's great to walk end to end, and you can find beautiful shells and sand dollars. In recent years, it has become a bit dirty with trash and now horse poop.

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Visited to see the Pacific and let daughter splash in the waves. Some shells and sand dollars. Lots of dead crabs, dead gulls, horse poop and even a dead Harbor Seal on the beach. Great for those evil scientist types!

Thank Jason T
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This was my least favorite beach along the California coast. The beach did have easy parking access but the beach wasn’t nice at all. There were beer bottles and cigarette butts everywhere. The same type of people I saw at my horrible dump of a...More

Thank Daniel A
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swaesy
23 June 2015|
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Response from Jason T | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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MarciaLynn8
26 May 2015|
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Response from Casey R | Reviewed this property |
Not at this particular stretch of beach, but if you go just a mile or two north ots of tide pools can be found. Check out Cape St. George, just a little bit farther up 101 (maybe 1-2 miles)
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