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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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GREAT OCEAN

WATER cold, yet still very good. The surf is great. Plus, great place to see view.. Water is cold, for East Coast folks.. However, worth it..

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Carlsbad
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

WATER cold, yet still very good. The surf is great. Plus, great place to see view.. Water is cold, for East Coast folks.. However, worth it..

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Carlsbad, California
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the nicest beaches in North County San Diego. The sunsets are beautiful especially in the summer.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Perfect weather, normally full sunshine all day. Easy/quick access to highways. Great area amenities with options for all.

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San Marcos, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

With the seawall path and sidewalk along Carlsbad Blvd, this is our favorite place to get exercise and walk. All flat except the ends going from lower to upper level or vice versa. You get to watch the waves and the surfers as you walk. Beautiful beach to visit as well.

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Vista, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There is the regular busy area that hits oside, but if you go down further there is cliffs and rocks and weird dirt, not sand that just gets you muddy. Every time i went down the cliffs to the beach I get injured. But there is nice caves (that stink) that you can hook up in. There is cliffs to... More 

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San Marcos, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful, clean beach that goes on for miles. Plenty of restrooms and life guard stations. Restaurants and shops not far from parts of the beach (North).

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Thank sbeyerlein
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The beach is rather narrow for those of us just looking to relax or take a walk. It seems popular for surfers. The walk down to the beach can be steep. Be prepared.

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Turlock
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Although here on business I ran to the beach each morning. It is really a lovely beach with lots of surfers.

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Thank Brandi L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We love walking along the beautiful and very big Carlsbad State Beach in January. You can walk along the water's edge, or you can look for seashells on the sand, or you can walk along the cement path against the back of the beach incline, or even walk along the wonderful fenced path even with the roadway above. Strollers, dogs... More 

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Murrieta, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my beach living just 3 1/2 miles from it I use it all the time, one of the items I love to do during the winter is go to Breakfast in one of the restaurants in the Village and then go for a long walk on the cemented walk way. The summer well all beaches in SoCal are... More 

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