Contact Number

  • (650) 738-7381

Park Accessibility Information

Park Hours

  • The park is for day use only
    and closes at sundown.

Park Activities

Beach Area
Nature & Wildlife Viewing
Bike Trails
Hiking Trails

Park Facilities

Drinking Water Available
Wheelchair Accessible

Park Directions

Get directions through Google Maps

The beach is located off Highway 1 in Pacifica at 5000 Pacific Coast Hwy, Pacifica, CA 94044
From San Francisco:
Highway 1 South – The parking lot is just south of Crespi Drive in Pacifica. Beach will be on your right side.
From Half Moon Bay:
Take Highway 1 North – Make a U-turn at Crespi Drive in Pacifica. The beach will be on your right side.

Looking for your next adventure?

California State Parks Backpacking Adventures offers naturalist-led backpacking trips through the Santa Cruz Mountains each summer, including our NEW "Cars-BA" Family Camp at Big Basin! Online registration is open now!

Please be advised, Pacifica SB is one of the few California State Parks that does not accept the Annual Day Use Pass.

This is a wide crescent-shaped beach located off Highway 1 in downtown Pacifica that marks the northern gateway to the coastline stretching south of San Francisco.

The City of Pacifica operates Pacifica SB -- please visit their website for additional information.