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Want an "uncrowded" area away from the Pismo Pier craziness? This is it! There is a narrow beach (stairway) which is okay at lower tides. The geology is interesting, as there are NW-trending tilted strata that stick out into the Pacific like ribs. There are...More
Out of the many little Beach Parks along Shell Beach, this is one of the larger ones...but only at low tide. This is not a swimming beach & you must use caution. You can be caught unprepared for sudden waves or tidal surges...so do not...More
If you up the coast, you’ll begin to understand how parking is such a delight and can make or break a feeling about a beach or attraction. Parking was plentiful here and thus we were in good spirits. There are stairs to climb so if...More
Beautiful spot for sitting and looking at the ocean. Maybe we missed another entrance, but the stairs are closed and the gate is boarded up for renovations. We watched a couple climb over the board and then access the stairs, but couldn't do that with...More
Want nice views with less people, traffic. Check out this place, short on parking but worth the stop. Walk along the top and view the ocean, tidepools and waves or climb down the stairs and walk on an almost secluded beach.