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One of the highlights of our Californian road trip. We saw whales in the sea and the most glorious... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Surrey, England
Breathtaking Ocean View

If you like an easy walk in salt air ,This is it! Dog walkers and fellow travelers love this... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Michael R
San Diego, California
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Oceanfront scenic loop that parallels Highway 1.
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“great drive” (8 reviews)
“entire length” (6 reviews)
Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the highlights of our Californian road trip. We saw whales in the sea and the most glorious sunset.

1  Thank Portia59
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you like an easy walk in salt air ,This is it! Dog walkers and fellow travelers love this boardwalk. You won't find this anywhere else. There are several places to climb down to the beach.

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent place to park the car at roadside near a wooden planked path that takes you out to the beautiful seaside. The ocean breeze, the breaking surf and an overhead sea gull puts you at natures best. Enjoy your walk.

1  Thank mgwood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love this walk. Its easy enough for a toddler to walk most of the path and you can see whales pretty often! Its easy to get to and there are many beach accessible Spots along the way. There are many benches and a fun...More

Thank Erin L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whether staying in the area of Moonstone Beach or not, the boardwalk is a must see. The views of the coastline from various angles is spectacular, and there are several places with stairs to the beach, if so inclined. End to end it's about a...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice place to watch the sun set. I love coming up to Cambria with my wife and taking long walks on Moonstone drive. The scenery is breathtaking.

Thank mikekennedyauthor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I try to visit Cambria whenever I am near there. So beautiful and wild. Great restaurants and local people.

1  Thank SchweizYank
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The wooden walk hugs the coasts for a great distance, and it's just a beautiful meditative and peaceful experience. The view is beautiful, obviously, and the whole dynamic of its old-fashioned wood construction, the slow ambling pace, the ocean view and sound, is just singularly...More

2  Thank heath1920
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A beautiful and relaxing drive along the coast. Fresh ocean breeze rejuvenates the tired body especially from a busy sightseeing trips.

Thank alcor1922
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is such a lovely boardwalk along the coast of Cambria at Moonstone Beach. You enjoy the dramatic coastline with breathtaking views on this 2.85 mile round-trip boardwalk (not a strenuous walk). There are many entrances and exits along the way, so you can make...More

Thank JaycesGrandma
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Annie Z
1 January 2017|
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Response from D P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure but there wouldn't be much to see at night as it's all views and big houses.
17 October 2015|
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Response from thawsout | Reviewed this property |
I believe it would be wheel chair accesible, especially if you had someone to assist in getting from a paved parking site over to the boardwalk, a few feet, but uneven ground. The boardwalk is a bit bumpy, but probably... More
20 August 2015|
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Response from jlp651 | Reviewed this property |
The board walk is about a mile long. You can enter and exit at any time. The board walk is used to protect the coastal plants.