San Onofre State Beach

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San Onofre State Beach

Location:3 miles south of San Clemente on I-5 (Basilone Road).
Facilities:328 campsites (173 developed sites with no hookups; 65 sites with electric and water hookups; 90 tent sites; some sites @di), hiking trails (some parts @di).
Activities:Camping, swimming, surfing, hiking.
Special Features:Site features 3.5 miles of sandy beaches with six access trails cut into the bluff above; a marshy area where San Mateo Creek meets the shoreline; and Trestles Beach, a well-known California surfing site. Whales, dolphins, and sea lions can be seen offshore from time to time.
Address:c/o Orange Coast District Office
3030 Avenida del Presidente
San Clemente, CA 92672

Size: 2,107 acres.

See other parks in California.
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6 million pounds' worth--above San Onofre State Beach, 100 feet from the ocean.
The tsunami advisory extends from San Onofre State Beach in San Clemente, about 55 miles north of San Diego, to Ragged Point, about 50 miles north of San Luis Obispo, according to the National Tsunami Warning Center.
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I was planning a beach shoot with a group of supermodels, and they started moaning and groaning when I told them we were going down to San Onofre State Beach in San Diego County instead of Malibu.
That's the consensus among the participants at a two-day clinic conducted by former world champion Dick Wold at San Onofre State Beach near San Clemente.
In what is a rare occurrence in San Diego's Superior Court, Judge Judith Hayes has changed her mind about tossing a lawsuit aimed at changing plans to bury nuclear waste near San Onofre State Beach.
San Onofre State Beach features 3 1/2 miles of sandy beaches with six access trails cut into the bluff above.
Panelists told more than 200 people inside a packed Laguna Beach City Council chambers that plans by Southern California Edison to temporarily bury millions of pounds of nuclear waste 42 yards from the ocean at San Onofre State Beach must be stopped.

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