Moss Landing State Beach

Moss Landing State Beach


Location:On Jetty Road in Moss Landing, 16 miles north of Monterey via Highway 1.
Facilities:Trails.
Activities:Fishing, surfing, windsurfing, picnicking, hiking, horseback riding, birding.
Special Features:Surfing and surf fishing are popular here, but water recreation is dangerous because of strong rip currents. Picnicking on the beach is also popular, because the dunes protect it from afternoon winds. The area is also an important migratory stop along the Pacific Flyway.
Address:c/o Monterey District Office
2211 Garden Rd
Monterey, CA 93940

Phone:831-384-7695
Web: www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=574
Size: 60 acres.

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Moss Landing State Beach Head to the right, and you'll likely find the sand all to yourself.
On a sunny day at Monterey County's Moss Landing State Beach, ranger Dave Dixon scans the sand and points toward the dunes.