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Pomponio State Beach

Phone Number

(650) 726-8819

Park Hours

Day-use Area 8am to Sunset

* Camping is not available at this park.

Driving Directions to Pomponio SB

The beach is located 12 miles south of Half Moon Bay on Highway 1.

Online reservations are not available for this park.

Upcoming Park Events

No events scheduled at this moment.


Located 12 miles south of Half Moon Bay along the San Mateo coastline, this area provides access to miles of gently sloping, sandy beaches at the base of high sandstone bluffs. This day-use facility features a small lagoon, roaring surf - and a wide parking area, picnic tables, and barbecues.  
 


Basic Park Information


DOGS are prohibited on the beach at all times.
Where Can I Take My Dog.pdf

BEACH FIRES are not allowed.

COLLECTING is prohibited. Please refrain from removing shells, driftwood, and other natural beach features. 

FIREWORKS are prohibited.

CAMPING is not available at this park.

DRONES are not allowed in the park. To protect wildlife and cultural resources, and for the safety and welfare of visitors and staff, the park is closed to the use of Model Aircraft, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), and Gliders in flight.

WEDDING & SPECIAL EVENTS PERMITS: SMPermits@parks.ca.gov or (650) 726-8815

FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY PERMITS: For information on obtaining these permits please contact the park directly.

 


Available Activities and Facilities at Pomponio State Beach

BOATING
Boating
DAY-USE ACTIVITIES & FACILITIES
Historical/Cultural Site
Picnic Areas
Fishing
Beach Area
Swimming
Vista Point
Nature & Wildlife Viewing
Windsurfing/Surfing
Geocaching
OTHER FACILITIES & VISITOR INFORMATION
Parking
Restrooms