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Cowell's Beach, Santa Cruz

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#6 of 11 in Beaches in Santa Cruz
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  • My daughter decided to take a surfing lesson in Hawaii two days prior to arriving in Santa Cruz for...more surf lessons! She had so much fun in Hawaii that I signed her up for more lessons in Santa Cr...  more »
  • I read that there have been some issues with pollution at this beach but I couldn't see anything. The sand and the water were clean, so I had no worries on that end. There are showers you can use and ...  more »
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  • Great surf spot for beginners and intermediates. Beautiful, and right next to the Santa Cruz Wharf.
  • Great place to hang out. It's a small beach and very close to the warf.

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