Torrey Pines State Beach, San Diego

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Torrey Pines State Beach, San Diego - Address

Address: 13079 N Torrey Pines Rd, San Diego, CA 92121

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Timings: 24-hrs Details

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This wide and sandy and windy beach has two parts - north and south. The south side is marked by sandstone cliffs. It is the bodyboarders and swimmers section. If you move north, you'll find a flag posted into the ground. Once you've crossed it, usually close to where sandstone cliffs end and the Los Penasquitos Lagoon salt marsh begins, you're in the north side. The north side is more popular with surfers, but generally less crowded than the south side. The three hundred feet tall sandstone cliffs are rather dramatically lit at sunset, which is a great time to click photos. A portion of the beach, known as Black Beach, is popular with nudists.

Torrey Pines State Beach Information

  • No dogs, smoking or drones allowed nearby.
  • There are showers and restrooms on the north side.
  • Paid parking is available in the day.
  • The surf can suddenly become ridiculously strong. Be careful.
  • Rattlesnakes have been spotted nearby.

How To reach Torrey Pines State Beach by Public Transport

  • Bus 101 stop N Torrey Pines & State Park Reserve

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  • Nice beach. One of the best beaches I have seen. The view from the cliff is awesome. Good parking space

  • My family and I love this beach. We live fairly close by and have tried many, but keep coming back. It's easy to get in and out of and good for families. Great sunsets too.

  • One of the best State beaches in our wonderful stare. Gorgeous, great parking, and some incredible trails to hike and run.

  • Nice beach with a great view. Finding Parking is a bit difficult and you have to walk for a long distance from parking spots to beach. Beach is nice and clean

  • Nice clean beach with great views

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