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Moonstone Drive

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Address: Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
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Oceanfront scenic loop that parallels Highway 1.

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We stayed in the area as a half way point between LA and San Francisco Moonstone drive is so pretty. We rose early so the misty was breathtaking over the bay. Great photo stops... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Sutton, United Kingdom
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Sutton, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in the area as a half way point between LA and San Francisco Moonstone drive is so pretty. We rose early so the misty was breathtaking over the bay. Great photo stops available

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1 Thank sebastien f
Huntington Beach, California
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There is a great board walking path as you can see in the picture. It goes a long ways along the Moonstone Drive. Beautiful site, and sunsets from here!

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Sonora, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I think it is amazing and wonderful to have such a long and safe walking path right on the water. For walking enthusiasts you can walk as long as you want to. If you have any walking challenges like I do it is also safe for those on canes, walkers and wheelchairs. A beautiful place to enjoy the ocean and... More 

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Roslyn Heights, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Coming from Long Island where we have beautiful beaches and boardwalks, we found the boardwalk along Cambria beach equally impressive. You can see surfers, beautiful plants and trees, and scenic landscapes.

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LAVEEN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Moonstone Drive is a glorious couple mile stretch of beach front property along the Pacific coastline that's ideal for all ages. Beautiful trail and scenic views makes this a must visit. 10-15 minutes north are San Simeon and the Elephant Seals for a perfect way to complete your day!

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Ventura, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The long walk down the boardwalk on Moonstone drive is way cool and right next to the waters edge. In good shape and good for exercise in throughout the day.

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Thank sflslong
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best part of this beach and street. Well maintained. Awesome flora. Benches, stairs to the beach and bathrooms along the way. Every place needs a beach front walkway like this! So perfect!

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Stop at the first beach to pick up some pebbles before moving on to the boardwalk for some panoramic views. There are also little tidal pools. We didn't go explore but there were a group of children on what looked like a school excursion being led to some tidal pools to explore.

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Manteca, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We always drive down Moonstone drive. We usually talk a bottle of wine and walk out on the boardwalk and sit on a bench and watch the sunset. Love moonstone drive.

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The Villages, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at a hotel along Moonstone. There are beautiful views here and people frequently stopping to take pictures.

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