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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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Great walk at Sunset

We walked during low tide and were able to go to the tide pools. We got to see elephant seals on the rocks. We saw a beautiful sunset too!

Reviewed 2 days ago
Becky F
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Bloomington, Minnesota, United States
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Bloomington, Minnesota, United States
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We walked during low tide and were able to go to the tide pools. We got to see elephant seals on the rocks. We saw a beautiful sunset too!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Magnificent views from the car or from getting out of the car and walking the boardwalk. Hotels are located on the drive and one can sit out and just enjoy the view.

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Thousand Oaks, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful beach. Great boardwalk for walking anytime of day. Great for people of all ages. Fresh air. Beautiful views. Clean area. Stairs down to beach lead to lovely beach. Can see sea lions sleeping on rocks and sea otters swimming in the water. Great tide pools. We go year after year.

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1 Thank Benita T
Yorba Linda, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a long, level boardwalk that takes you along the water. I love that you can get some exercise on a designated walkway, cool and sunny (weather permitting! ), an easy walk in a beautiful place.

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Thank imabug2
Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this to be a relaxing way to unwind after a long day. Friendly passersby, beautiful beaches, and a peaceful atmosphere make this a great place to visit.

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1 Thank Matt H
Rivers, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the boardwalk along Moonstone Drive. Great views of the ocean with several paths down to the beach. Beach covered with lots of driftwood due to the recent rains and storms. Numerous benches along the boardwalk to sit and rest. Also, nice parking spots for vehicles to stop and enjoy the view.

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Thank aekrahn
New Haven, Connecticut
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well maintained path along the shore. Easy access to the beach. Please note: they do not allow bikes. We saw lots of ground squirrel, birds and other wildlife. Gorgeous walk at sunset

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Thank LnD2010
California
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our favorite beach to visit when we visit the central coast. There really isn't sand on this beach, just tiny little pebbles aka moonstones. We love our sunrise and sunset walks on the lovely wooden pathways. Such a romantic beach.

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Visalia, California
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful drive and you can take the walking path and see it better. Plenty of places to have lunch to.

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Thank Carnutz
Los Angeles
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7 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a well maintained wooden walkway to take you the length of Moonstone Beach...good if you want to avoid the sand and gives you a great view.

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