Malibu Lagoon State Beach, Malibu

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Malibu Lagoon State Beach is a state protected beach of California, United States, and a unit of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. Also known as Surfrider Beach, it has a long-standing reputation as a premier surfing beach. Located in Malibu, California, it was dedicated as the first World Surfing Reserve on October 9, 2010. The 110-acre (45 ha) site was established as a California state park in 1951.
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  • This place is actually pretty good! I was skeptical because I saw pictures of the lagoons with the stagnant water and gross-looking birds, but the beach itself, the ocean side, is really gorgeous...  more »
  • Has spectacular cliff views. Descent requires some agility, however well worth it. Sand is super clean.  more »
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  • Great place to bird beach and people watch
  • Best to go on a weekday if you want a quiet place on the beach. During the weekend can get crowded but well worth it. Parking is easy enough, can be free or paid depending on where you park. A beautiful beach, swimming is available and surfing is great. Would recommend to anybody looking for a public beach to hang out at and enjoy the Pacific. There is a slight walk from the car to the beach but no stairs or inclines so very handicapable friendly.

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