Laguna Beach

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Laguna Beach Forecast

58° Humidity: 77%
Clouds: 75%
Wind (ENE): 14mph
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Monday
78°
38°
Tuesday
50°
36°
Wednesday
47°
32°
Thursday
57°
45°
Friday
57°
49°
Sunset over Laguna
Sunset over Laguna

Laguna Beach Amenities

lifeguard disabled restrooms firepits entrance fishing surfing scuba stairs interpretive camping Dogs
Emerald Bay yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)
Crescent/ Shaws Cove yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)
Heisler Park Area* yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)** yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)
Main Beach* yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)
Arch & Woods Cove* yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)
Aliso Beach* yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)
1,000 Steps* yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)
Monarch Beach yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)
Salt Creek* yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)** yes (green check) yes (green check) yes (green check)

Most lifeguard staffing is seasonal – June 23 to Labor Day Weekend
* Note: expect to pay for parking at most Orange County beaches
** BBQs allowed on bluffs, not firepits on beach
♠ Dogs are allowed year round, Summer access (6/15/16 to 9/10/16) is before 9 a.m. and after 6 p.m.

Emerald Bay
EMERALD BAY
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Emerald Bay, Cameo Cove – Limited Public Access
Pacific Coast Hwy. and Emerald Bay Circle, Laguna Beach, CA

Crescent Beach
CRESCENT BAY
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Crescent Bay, Shaws Cove
Pacific Coast Hwy. from Cliff Dr. to Wave St., Laguna Beach, CA
Map w/Directions

Fisherman's Cove
Fisherman's Cove
HEISLER PARK
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Heisler Park (Fishermans Cove & Divers Cove)
Pacific Coast Hwy and Myrtle Street, Laguna Beach, CA
Map w/Directions

Laguna Beach Lifeguard Tower
Laguna Beach Lifeguard Tower
MAIN BEACH
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Main Beach
Pacific Coast Hwy and Broadway, Laguna Beach, CA
(949) 494-6572; Surf & Weather (949) 494-6573
Map w/Directions

The Pirate Tower, Victoria Beach
The Pirate Tower, Victoria Beach
ARCH & WOOD COVES
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Arch & Woods Coves
Three Pocket Beaches: At west end of Diamond St, Moss St, and Victoria Dr at Sunset Terrace, Laguna Beach, CA
Map w/Directions

Treasure Island, North of Aliso Beach
Treasure Island, North of Aliso Beach
ALISO BEACH
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Aliso County Beach Park – County Park link
Pacific Coast Hwy, just south of Country Club Road, South Laguna, CA (949) 923-2280
Map w/Directions

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1,000 STEPS BEACH
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1,000 Steps County Beach – Photo of steps
Pacific Coast Hwy and 9th Ave, South Laguna, CA
Map w/Directions

 

Monarch Beach – Limited Public Access
Pacific Coast Hwy and Monarch Day Drive (Crown Valley), S. Laguna, CA

Salt Creek Beach
Salt Creek Beach
SALT CREEK
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Salt Creek Beach – County Park link
Pacific Coast Hwy and Ritz Carlton Drive
South Laguna, CA (949) 923-2280
No steps, but steep pathway to beach
Map w/Directions