The beach has a mile-long shoreline with sandy coves, rocky cliffs, tide pools, fishing spots and picnic facilities.
Across the highway is Pescadero Marsh Natural Preserve, a popular spot for bird watchers and other naturalists. The Reserve is a refuge for blue heron, kites, deer, raccoons, foxes and skunks.
The beach is located 14.5 miles south of Half Moon Bay on Highway One.
The weather can be changeable; layered clothing is recommended.
Dogs are prohibited on the beach and in the Natural Preserve at all times.
Where Can I Take My Dog
Please, NO beach fires are allowed.
Please refrain from removing shells, driftwood, and other natural beach features. Fireworks are prohibited.
- Hours of Operation:
Day-use Area 8:00am to Sunset
- Park Office Telephone:
San Francisco Bay AreaCounty
- Purchase Annual Passes
8:00am to Sunset