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Carlsbad State Beach

Contact Information

(760) 438-3143

Park Hours

Dawn to Sunset

Driving Directions to Carlsbad SB

The beach is located on Carlsbad Boulevard, Highway S21 at Tamarack in Carlsbad.

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Camping and Lodging

Online reservations are not available for this park.

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Upcoming Park Events

No events scheduled at this moment.


Notice:

California State Parks continues to implement water conservation measures within its state park system. Effective on July 15th, 2015, all state parks and beaches have shut off outdoor rinse stations. We encourage visitors to bring hand sanitizer or alternative means of cleansing. View the full media release here (Media Release)

As of June 1st, 2016, all wood burning fires are prohibited on our State Beaches where established fire rings are not provided. Propane fire pits or butane burners are permitted. View the full media release here (Media Release)

Carlsbad State Beach is located on the San Diego Coast. It offers swimming, surfing, scuba diving, fishing and beachcombing. This small beach is located at the foot of coastal bluffs, south of the town on Carlsbad.

Location - Directions

The beach is located on Carlsbad Boulevard, Highway S21 at Tamarack in Carlsbad.

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Available Activities and Facilities at Carlsbad State Beach

OVERNIGHT FACILITIES
RV Access
TRAIL USE
Bike Trails
DAY-USE ACTIVITIES & FACILITIES
Fishing
Scuba Diving/Snorkeling
Beach Area
Swimming
Windsurfing/Surfing
Geocaching
OTHER FACILITIES & VISITOR INFORMATION
Parking
Restrooms / Showers
Restrooms
Outdoor Showers
Drinking Water Available
Wheelchair Accessible