Whether youre traveling through the area or are planning a weekend at the beach. Those who prefer camping and are lucky enough to get a spot in one of the 14 campgrounds on the Socal coast will be rewarded with one of the best experiences.
While no water is available at the Blair Valley Campground the stunning scenery and opportunities for outdoor recreation make it a popular spot.
Best california beach car camping. Tent RVs trailers car camping. To make it even better Santa Cruz has a couple of the best beach camping spots in the San Francisco Bay Area. Just north of Los Angeles Ventura County is the place to go if you have visions of setting up your RV parked right next to the ocean.
Situated in Anza-Borrego State Park one of the most underrated California state parks Blair Valley is a great area for primitive camping. Seacliff State Beach is a picture-perfect place guaranteed to generate some photos to share with friends and family. Nearby Elk Prairie is another option for camping with dogs in Prairie Creek Redwoods.
Though it is not directly on the beach it has a scenic rating of 910 and is rated as one of the best campgrounds for families. Ventura County California Beach Camping. Call ahead when planning your camping locations to make reservations whenever possible.
Clam Beach County Park near McKinleyville. LEO CARRILLO STATE BEACH in Malibu has awesome campsites nestled into a small canyon right across from the beach. Camp on the state beach or rent an ATV and hit the dunes.
Great Beaches for Baja California Camping Bahía de los Ángeles BC. Gerstle Cove Campground is a gem nestled along the Northern California coast. Pismo Beach near San Luis Obispo at the midpoint of the Central Coast provides plenty of adventure options.
The expanse of beach here is awesome covering 10 miles of huge pristine ocean frontage. Set up camp under some Sycamore trees and then walk to the beach for an afternoonsunset surf session andor lounge fest. Settled on the northern coast of California where the forest meets the sand Gold Bluffs Beach Campground is one of the best places to experience the wonder of Humboldt County.
The campground is located about an hour north of Eureka and two hours away from Ferndale so its a great spot to get away from it all without traveling too far. Or Bay of LA. For a slightly quieter experience head just 30 minutes north to reach Morro Bay.
Few of these campgrounds allow camping right on the sand but most are close enough to walk to the beach. Some are only for recreational vehicles and dont allow tent camping period. Youll also find some beautiful campgrounds where you can pitch your tent at the beach.
Although not as popular as areas further south Bahía de los Ángeles camping certainly has its advantages the beach is only five miles from the town and getting in to get basic supplies is easy. The campground stretches along a sandy beach backed by vertical bluffs that block the wind.