Doheny State Beach

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25300 Dana Point Harbor Dr (Beach Rd.)
Dana Point, CA 92629
(949) 496-6171
State / Provincial Park, Beach, Surf Spot

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  • Do not go in the water....
  • Nice waves for whole family surfers from age 5 to age 55.
  • The Orange County Register's 2011 Best of Orange County voted Doheny State Beach the "Best Camp Site" for the 18th consecutive year. - This is very family friendly too.
  • Nice calm waters. Perfect place to learn how to surf!
  • Excellent beach for bonfires, walks, etc... Just bring flip flops because there are a lot of rocks.. Love it here though. ;)
  • The annual Doheny Blues Festival is amazing! It is right on the beach and happens every spring. Click "More info" to check out a video of what you have been missing.
  • If you want to camp here you should call a few months in advance. The perfect rv camping spot to watch the surfers and beautiful sunsets.
  • First state beach in California. Surf's up!
  • Be careful of the rocks!!
  • Blues festival other wise stay out of the water
  • This is the grossest beach in Orange County. It's filled with homeless drifters. It's next to the LA river drain off. Ew. Go straight to San Clemente or Laguna. All the beaches there are gorgeous.
  • It's beautiful!!
  • There is nothing quite as picture perfect as a walk or bike ride by the calm shores of Doheny. Great place for a BBQ in the summer!
  • Great Place !
  • I have never seen a beach and camping area like this love t so much perfect place
  • Every Thank
  • Pay for parking before you leave the car! I forgot and got a fat ticket! Also don't try to walk this beach it's really soft and kinda hard to. Sit and chill, it's beautiful!
  • Great beach for surfers, the one which inspired the song "Surfin' USA"
  • It's a wonderful family beach and the waves are gentle for the most part. Great place for bonfires and beginner surfing.
  • Do you have a long board! It's time you do!

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