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Address: Carlsbad Blvd. and Hwy 101, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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This nearly five-mile stretch of beach is popular with families but also...

This nearly five-mile stretch of beach is popular with families but also draws surfers and skin divers to the water and runners and cyclists to the boulevard bordering the beach.

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Nice walk along the ocean on a cool day

It was dry but cool . Went down to lower walkway and then onto the beach. Kept walking along until we got to some private homes and holiday rentals and continued on the beach... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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BC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was dry but cool . Went down to lower walkway and then onto the beach. Kept walking along until we got to some private homes and holiday rentals and continued on the beach. Every few hundred yards there we stairs that permitted you to get up top.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Carlsbad State Beach is a true beach, and I mean that in the nicest way. There are people swimming, sunning, exercising and just generally enjoying themselves. Visitors have the choice of walking on the beach, the walkway next to the beach or up on the bluff by Carlsbad Blvd. there is very little trash or other evidence of human interference... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great easy access beach. Carlsbad as a whole is a lovely place to visit. Ample walking paths and sites to see

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The beach, the town, the restaurants. The town has it all I lucid get a lovely beach, surf waves, places to build sand castles. Do, for sure

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Greenbank, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy to do 3 or more miles on flat scenic walkway. Finish with a walk through shops in the Village and Fish tacos!

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East Coast
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was too cold to swim, but when the sun came out, it was a great place to stroll. It's several flights down to the shore line but well worth the walk.

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Mount Pleasant
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Watching the surf coming in is so relaxing. we were hoping to see whales, but no such luck this time.

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

love this boardwalk. both a higher and lower one available, and stretches about 5miles round trip. Beaches are VERY clean- I usually try and find trash on beaches to pick up and have yet to find any here...very relaxing, haven't seen it too crowded yet. Its my getaway

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Beamsville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a walk, and ended up running. A runner's dream. Often along the sandy bluffs, past the "unstable cliff" signs, this run is a visual smorgasbord. The beach changes as you move along, from fine to coarser sand, to more beach stones. Pelican troups fly along fishing, flocks of seagulls and pipers. The water is spectacular. Washrooms could be... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The wall stretches from the north end of the state beach to Tamarack beach at its southern end. The beach itself is very nice with lots of sand and not so crowded. The sound of the water going up and down the little rocks on the beach was so relaxing it was just magical. I spend some wonderful quite time... More 

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