Doheny State Beach, Dana Point

3.4
#2 of 10 in Parks in Dana Point
Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Hang ten at Doheny State Beach, popular for its good surfing conditions, picnic and barbeque facilities, volleyball courts, and campgrounds. California's first state beach, this family-friendly area features tide pools and a visitor center, where you can learn about local marine life that includes abalones, anemones, sea bass, crabs, dolphins, seals, morays, sea urchins, octopuses, stingrays, and even Great White sharks. Wear footwear appropriate for rocky coastal terrain. The beach offers restrooms and showers for public use. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Dana Point fast, fun, and easy.
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  • When you enter Park and pay for Day Use on right past parking lot there is very big and nice Grassy area all for BBQ’s & Picnics and right across sidewalk close by is Beach. If you pass that area up.....  more »
  • This park by far offers more facilities than any other beach parks, shaded picnic area, bbq, open picnic areas next to sand, showering, clean toilets, of course, nice beach and waves, and great...  more »

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