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More beaches and camping

This wasn’t my favorite part of Bodega. There were some beaches and camping and a whole lot of... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Daniel A
Beijing, China
Dunes and Sonoma State Beaches

Beautiful-an amazing glimpse of our California Coast. We visited most of the Sonoma State Beaches... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
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A string of sandy beaches known for their impressive sand dunes extending for miles along the ocean.
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29 Jul 2017
“More beaches and camping”
14 Aug 2016
“Dunes and Sonoma State Beaches”
Bodega, CA
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

This wasn’t my favorite part of Bodega. There were some beaches and camping and a whole lot of people so I preferred the other parts of Bodega Bay as they were far less crowded. Great place if you need to camp but otherwise hit the...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful-an amazing glimpse of our California Coast. We visited most of the Sonoma State Beaches and the Dunes. Well worth the time to do so.

Thank pattidenise
Reviewed 13 January 2016

We spend a couple of weeks every year in Bodega Bay, and the dunes are quite magnificent! They are north of town and can be accessed through Bodega Dunes State Park, as well as other areas along Highway One. The views of the mighty Pacific...More

1  Thank Linda T
Reviewed 2 October 2015

I have a cottage right next to the dunes. I love walking from there to Salmon Creek State Beach. It is a hard walk but almost no one is there. There dunes are gigantic but the scenery changes and it gives me a sense of...More

Thank Khaton13
Reviewed 1 September 2015

A nice campground and we went midweek so it wasn't very crowded. Good spots with shade and nice separation from your neighbors too. There are sites with a view of Bodega Bay too. Campground has a beach but you have to drive to it or...More

Thank TravelGoddess61
Reviewed 26 June 2014

We loved this quiet place. The bay-side campgrounds are windy, but a bit further back, the dunes block the wind off Bodega Bay. Many are very sheltered. The people running it are friendly, and a bit less uptight about dogs than most State campgrounds. I...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 27 May 2013

We love coming here for a quick camping trip. It is close to home but it feels like we are a world away. For the price ($35/night) we get a nice clean site, clean and well maintained bathrooms, hot showers and water is available. If...More

Thank LovedAndAdored
Reviewed 30 December 2012

This part of the coast is very flat and low. The dunes are the ideal ocean dunes- tall grasses, light breezes, and are very scenic.

Thank DisappointedDiner2
Reviewed 15 October 2012

This area has beautiful formations, coastal hiking trails to explore, and a great vantage point for whale watching.

Thank Catzcradle
Reviewed 10 August 2012

Walked around, very peaceful, pleasant weather. Beauitufl area. I would highly recommend it. A bit difficult to find parking but don't give up, totally worth it.

Thank mariusbina
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