Sunset SB

State Beach

The beach features pine trees, mountainous sand dunes, and ocean side picnic spots. Bordered by large agricultural fields west of the city of Watsonville, the beach is a year-round destination for thousands of visitors.

Location - Directions
The beach is 16 miles south of Santa Cruz via Highway One and San Andreas Road.

Seasons - Climate - Recommended clothing
The weather can be changeable; layered clothing is recommended.

·Park Information

  • Hours of Operation:

    Call the beach

  • Park Office Telephone:

    (831) 763-7062

  • Region

    San Francisco Bay Area


    Santa Cruz

  • Max Camper Length:

    31 Feet

    Max Trailer Length

    31 Feet

  • Purchase Annual Passes



Operating Hours

Call the beach