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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Golf Course
“Best bargain for the buck in all of South OC. 18 hole Course is always in excellent shape and has many ocean views. Nice clubhouse with great food.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“Although it is far, we love this beach! It has a great walkway perfect for sunset.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Route
“You can walk or ride your bike all along the beach and railroad tracks. It's a popular spot for runners, dog walkers and bikers!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Store
“Trestles is a collection of surfing spots at San Onofre State Beach in San Diego County, California.[1] Trestles consists of, from north to south, Upper Trestles (Uppers), Lower Trestles (Lowers), and Middle Trestles (Middles). North of Upper Trestles is the surf spot called Cottons. South of Middles is the surf spot called The Church.[2] It is named after Trestles Bridge, a wooden trestle bridge that surfers must walk under to reach the beach, replaced in 2012 by a concrete viaduct.[3][4] Lower Trestles consistently has the best waves of the group.[citation needed] There is an WSL World Tour surfing competition held at Lowers every year, as well as the NSSA Nationals. Uppers is less consistent, but it has the potential to be a good wave with a long ride. North of Uppers is Cotton's Point, the location of former President Richard Nixon's home, La Casa Pacifica, aka "The Western White House", and the associated surfing spot of Cottons”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“trail just got put in along these beaches its great one! PARK in neighborhood this is a good beach to surf and swim at ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Beach
“One of the easy beach access to the beach, also good beach trail walking. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Board Shop
“If you forgot any beach gear (or just want to shop!) we suggest the Rip Curl outlet! Amazing prices!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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“A locals favorite after surfing at Calafia, Trestles, old mans, Cotton’s, or hanging out at any local spot at the south end of town. Great food with lots of organic healthier options for fast food. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Great for camping, bike trails, surfing, and swimming. There's a beach side cafe as well!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
  • 2 locals recommend
Route
“This is where the locals go to walk their dogs, ride their bikes and admire the stunning cliffs and get some fresh ocean breezes while they exercise.”
  • 1 local recommends
Premise
“The parking lot to get down to Trestles is right next to the Carl's Jr. You're on your own from here! :) It's no secret and is pretty much always crowded, but so are most world class waves. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Street Address
“Punchy beachbreak. Fun for shortboard/bodysurfing. Shortest dist from house - downhill there, uphill back. Not great for beginners but a nice place to just hang for the day or early AM beach walks!”
  • 1 local recommends
Fast Food Restaurant
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“The parking lot to get down to Trestles is right next to the Carl's Jr. You're on your own from here! :) It's no secret and is pretty much always crowded, but so are most world class waves. ”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Café
“A locals favorite after surfing at Calafia, Trestles, old mans, Cotton’s, or hanging out at any local spot at the south end of town. Great food with lots of organic healthier options for fast food. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great for camping, bike trails, surfing, and swimming. There's a beach side cafe as well!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Fast Food Restaurant
“The parking lot to get down to Trestles is right next to the Carl's Jr. You're on your own from here! :) It's no secret and is pretty much always crowded, but so are most world class waves. ”
  • 1 local recommends

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