Dockweiler State Beach


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Dockweiler State Beach


Location:At the western terminus of Imperial Highway in Playa del Rey.
Facilities:Beach, picnic area, concession stand, showers, restrooms, fire rings; RV park and hang gliding facility nearby.
Activities:Swimming, surfing, volleyball.
Special Features:This wide beach, located beneath the takeoff path for the Los Angeles International Airport, features a 3-mile long shoreline. The park is operated by Los Angeles County.
Address:c/o Los Angeles County Dept of Beaches & Harbors
13837 Fiji Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292

Phone:310-305-9503
Web: www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=617
Size: 91 acres.

See other parks in California.
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