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Bolsa Chica State Beach

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Address: Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA
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Less crowded than the city beach, and has amazing sunset views. Great photo ops!

It's worth the $15 price per car to enjoy the entire day at a less crowded beach than the ones near to the pier. It's one of the best photo opportunities in Huntington Beach... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
TravelTana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I'm a Huntington Beach local. The bonfires at night are alot of fun. Plus sometimes I just want to get away from the crowds at the Pier, I go here. It is a beautiful open beach with some great events that happen like the Love Fest...

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Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's worth the $15 price per car to enjoy the entire day at a less crowded beach than the ones near to the pier. It's one of the best photo opportunities in Huntington Beach! Here's an insider tip: if you go close to the end of the day, right before they close, they might let you in free to take... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great walking path, with a beautiful view of the pacific! There are also fire pits on the sand and food stands to choose from.

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Thornton, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to walk. Very clean. Surf was up and many were enjoying the sun and waves. Sunny day and the sand is nice and packed. The waves are not intimidating water too cold to bathe

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Thank Gillian T
Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

This has always been my home beach. Asphalt paved trail for runners, walkers and bikers to ride along the coast. They got the fire rings to do bonfires on the beach. Always a great place to get outdoors- any time of the year!

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Thank kabuyaka
Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Great place to walk a great distance in a safe environment.You can ride your bike ,walk your dog ,rollerblade or just sit on a bench or a blanket and enjoy the beautiful view.

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

This area was recently renovated/updated and protected so that whether people live locally or if they are visiting at the beach, they can experience what the entire beach must have looked like probably 150 years ago or more. Nice, relaxing pathways to walk on and see wildlife that one normally would not get a chance to see.

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Placentia, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Bolsa Chica State Beach is really nice. It's within walking distance to downtown Huntington Beach. Well, it's not a short walk by any means, but it's walkable. I went camping here and had the most excellent time. I had friends come just about every evening and we had dinner and played board games. One evening my sister came to visit,... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

For $50 a night, you get to hear crazy LA drivers zoom past on Highway 1 or you hear your neighbors' conversations. It's basically a carpark with hook ups.

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Riverside, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Just left from our annual October camping trip here. We are never disappointed with this spot. If you have a large rig, you don't want to be the last to arrive as its a bit narrow when everyone is in. But if you do, trust that you will find plenty to help guide you in. Off sight parking is well... More 

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