Huntington Dog Beach, Huntington Beach

4.6
#1 of 15 in Outdoors in Huntington Beach
Spend a day with man's best friend at Huntington Dog Beach, a popular place for local surfers and their dogs. Sometimes called the "Cliffs," the beach offers big waves and a wide stretch of soft sand, attracting surfing enthusiasts of all skill levels. This oceanfront doggy heaven is free and open throughout the year, with easy access to several nearby hotels that accept pets. Help keep the area clean and safe for all by abiding by good doggy etiquette, which means properly disposing of all waste and ensuring that your dog remains under control during your stay at the beach. Plan to see Huntington Dog Beach and other attractions that appeal to you using our Huntington Beach tour planner.
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  • Great place to take your four legged family members to run and play on the beach and to watch the sunset.  more »
  • This is one of only a few spots where dogs can be off leash on the beach. I’ve been there hundreds of times with my dogs and they always have a wonderful time in the surf and running around. I would.....  more »

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