Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area

Continent
North America
Country
California (USA)
Next Big City
Santa Barbra, Los Angeles
Next Town
Oceano
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Camping, Shop, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Super clean. Waves outside and flat on the inside.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
No information

Nice sandy beach. Gentle Slope. Plenty of land to launch kites. Must enter/exit through one of the park entrances. You need to pay to drive onto the beach. All goodies are located outside of the park. There are no services on the beach.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, June
Wind Type:
No information
Best Direction:
NW
Main Direction:
NW

NW wind is the normal direction. Very onshore and consistent everyday from March through June: 15-25 kts. The rest of the year is 10-25 kts depending on the weather. Best direction is when wind is out of Northwest.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No walk

Drive onto the beach at either location (Grand Ave or Pier Ave).

Extra information

Rules
Zones

Snowy Plover land use restrictions abound. You can camp on the beach.

Nightlife

No information