Huntington State Beach


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Huntington State Beach


Location:In Huntington Beach, opposite Magnolia Avenue on Pacific Coast Highway.
Facilities:Picnic areas, beach, multi-use trails, food service, beach access ramp, restrooms (é).
Activities:Camping, surf fishing, swimming, surfing, windsurfing, hiking, skating, bicycling.
Special Features:Beach is the site of a nesting sanctuary for the California least tern, a rare and endangered species, and the threatened snowy plover. A bike trail connects Huntington State Beach to Bolsa Chica State Beach (see separate entry), forming five miles of sandy beach.
Address:c/o Orange Coast District Office
3030 Avenida del Presidente
San Clemente, CA 92672

Phone:714-846-3460
Web: www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=643
Size: 121 acres.

See other parks in California.
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At Huntington State Beach, dune restoration is underway along the 2.
Memorial sticker: USC players will have a football-shaped decal on their helmets this season with ``54'' on it, the number worn by freshman recruit Drean Rucker, who drowned last month at Huntington State Beach.
Photo: Marshmallows flambe are served up at Huntington State Beach
Emotional start: Freshman safety Terrell Thomas was supposed to be rooming in training camp with linebacker Drean Rucker, who drowned last month at Huntington State Beach.
Students from Professor Reynold Byers' Operations Management class will fan out across Huntington State Beach.
Rucker memorial: Several hundred people attended a memorial service at Huntington State Beach for incoming USC linebacker Drean Rucker, who drowned two weeks ago.
The Hilton Family of Hotels in the Orange County area will be working with the Volunteer Center of Orange County to clean up Huntington State Beach.
The body of USC football recruit Drean Rucker was discovered near the Huntington State Beach pier Saturday morning, according to Orange County sheriff's deputies.
Faraimo could provide needed depth at linebacker, the result of Turner's absence and the presumed death of linebacker Drean Rucker, who disappeared while swimming Monday at Huntington State Beach.
Linebacker Drean Rucker of Canyon Springs of Moreno Valley is presumed drowned after disappearing Monday night at Huntington State Beach on Monday night.
Lifeguards searched Tuesday for USC football recruit Drean Rucker, who disappeared while swimming at Huntington State Beach in Orange County on Monday night and is feared dead.

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