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Seacliff State Beach

23 locals recommend ·
About this place
This beach is known for its fishing pier and concrete freighter, The Palo Alto. Only the pier is open for fishing. The beach is also a popular swimming spot. There is a long stretch of sand backed by bluffs. There is a covered picnic facility. The park also has an interpretive center.
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Jon
Jon
February 15, 2020
Great family beach, check out the Cement Ship landmark for this beautiful beach. Dogs on a leash.
Martin & Anne Marie
Martin & Anne Marie
December 18, 2019
Another beach relatively close to the ranch.
Rebecca
Rebecca
October 25, 2019
Fish, swim and visit the SS Palo Alto aka the "Cement Ship". Picnic tables and BBQ areas. Lovely 1 mile walking path and fun little visitor center. Winter months they offer scavenge hunt inside center for the kiddies.
Cayley
Cayley
September 1, 2019
Great beach with facilities and restaurants nearby. See the iconic cement ship. Climb the stairs with other fitness enthusiasts.
Robert
Robert
April 24, 2019
State beach that is versatile enough to also offers a variety of outdoor activities such as camping & hiking.

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Location
State Park Drive
Aptos, CA 95003
Phone+1 831-685-6442
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 8:00 AM