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California Dog Friendly Beaches

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Dog Beaches in California

Fiesta Island Road, San Diego, CA (Map)
Most of Mission Bay and Fiesta Island allow dogs off-leash. Before you head out be sure to review Dog Beach Etiquette: The Do's and Dont's. Need beach supplies for your dog? Visit our pet travel store to find More details »
Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA (Map)
Located in a stretch of Huntington City Beach along Pacific Coast Highway between Seapoint Street and Golden West Street. Dog Beach is a public beach and is free. It is the only beach where you may take your dog in Huntington Beach.Before you head out be sure to review More details »
Westcliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA (Map)
Dogs are to be on-leash at all times at this dog friendly beach. To get to the beach you must go down a long stairway along the side of a cliff. This is a very cozy and relaxed beach. The high cliffs that encircle this crescent-shaped beach tune out the rest of the world.Before you head out be sure to review More details »
Highway 89 at Fallen Leaf Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA (Map)
Dogs must be on-leash at this dog friendly beach. The beach itself is a large, flat, sandy plain that lies at the mouth of Taylor Creek. This dog friendly beach is a great spot to go for a long walk, run, or jog with your dog. Before you head out be sure to review More details »
1160 Lake Mendocino Drive, Ukiah, CA (Map)
Dogs must be on-leash at this dog friendly beach. With the gateway to the redwoods on one side and California's wine country on the other, Lake Mendocino is an extraordinary dog friendly vacation destination.Before you head out be sure to review More details »
Seal Rock Drive & El Camino Del Mar, San Francisco, CA (Map)
Dogs are welcome as long as they are on-leash. Great spot for picnics and nature walks. This dog friendly beach is rather secluded. It lies between dramatic cliffs west of Lincoln Park and is accessible via a steep trail. Be sure to wear the proper shoes on your way up and down! Your dog can handle it!Before you... More details »
35000 West Pacific Coast Hidghway, Malibu, CA (Map)
Dogs on a leash are allowed in the park's day use areas, campground and north beach (north of lifeguard tower 3). Dogs are not allowed on back country trails or south beach (south of lifeguard tower 3).Before you head out be sure to review More details »
1 Bear Valley Road, Point Reyes Station, CA (Map)
Dogs are welcome on-leash on the southeast end of this dog friendly beach. Limantour beach is located between Drakes bay and an estuary. Before you head out be sure to review Dog Beach Etiquette: The Do's and Dont's. Need beach s... More details »
Highway 1 and Crespi Drive, Pacifica, CA (Map)
Dogs are welcome but they must be on-leash at this pet friendly beach.Before you head out be sure to review Dog Beach Etiquette: The Do's and Dont's. Need beach supplies for your dog? Visit our pet travel store to find More details »
End of Mad River Road, Arcata, CA (Map)
Dogs must be on-leash at this dog friendly beach. Sing Kumbaya around the bonfire with your pooch because Mad River Beach is not only dog friendly it's bonfire friendly as well! This beach is operated under the Humboldt County Parks system.Before you head out be sure to review More details »
400 San Andreas Road, Watsonville, CA (Map)
Dogs must be kept on a leash no longer than six feet and under control at all times. This dog friendly beach features a beautiful expanse of sea and sand, with surf fishing, surfing, and recreation. You dog will love it here!Before you head out be sure to review More details »
Cannery Row at Hoffman Avenue, Monterey, CA (Map)
Dogs are welcome but they must be on-leash at this pet friendly beach.Before you head out be sure to review Dog Beach Etiquette: The Do's and Dont's. Need beach supplies for your dog? Visit our pet travel store to find More details »
HIghway 1, Half Moon Bay, CA (Map)
Dogs are welcome but they must be on-leash at this pet friendly beach. Located on the San Francisco Peninsula in San Mateo County, approximately 20 miles south of San Francisco. The beach is located eight miles north of Half Moon Bay on Highway One.Before you head out be sure to review More details »
Del Monte Avenue, Monterey, CA (Map)
Dogs are welcome but they must be on-leash at this pet friendly beach. Dogs on leash are allowed at Monterey State Beach South of the Monterey Beach Resort hotel. Before you head out be sure to review Dog Beach Etiquette: The Do's and... More details »
Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA (Map)
Dogs are required to be kept on a leash at this dog friendly beach. Moonstone Beach is known for being uncrowded and unspoiled. You and your pooch can kick back and watch the surfers...as this is a popular spot to hang ten! This dog friendly beach is close to Hearst Castle. Before you head out be sure to review ... More details »

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