Muir Beach Tourism, California

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Muir Beach is a census designated place (CDP), unincorporated community, and beach that is located 16.5 miles (26.6 km) northwest of San Francisco in western Marin County, California, United States. It is named for John Muir. The population was 310 at the 2010 census. The community itself flanks the northwest side of the beach. Located about 2 miles (3 km) from the entrance to Muir Woods National Monument, the beach is about 1000 feet (305 m) long and 200 feet (61 m) wide, with coarse sand and several large boulders. Redwood Creek empties into the beach. There is a parking lot at the beach, which is accessible via a footbridge. The beach was formerly called Big Lagoon after a freshwater lagoon that was located where the parking lot is now. Damage from 20th century dairy farms interfered with the flow of the creek and the lagoon.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Muir Beach in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Muir Beach like a local. Muir Beach is located at a short trip away from Sacramento a major city in United States. Sacramento, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Alcatraz Island, Muir Woods National Monument, Golden Gate Bridge. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Sacramento International Airport. A holiday in Muir Beach can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Muir Beach*

  • Pollution Statistics in Muir Beach

    Know the pollution level of Muir Beach before you plan your visit.

    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Muir Beach: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Muir Beach for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Muir Beach.

    • Burglary and Theft 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 87.5 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Muir Beach - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 85.16 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 93.28 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 10.34 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 77.78 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.96 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Muir Beach

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Muir Beach

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.25 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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