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Topanga State Beach

18700 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles, California 90265 USA

Free
Free to Visit
Open Now
Tue 12a-11:59p
  • Credit Cards
    not Accepted
  • Pet Friendly
  • Wheelchair
    Accessible
  • Public
    Restrooms
  • Outdoor
    Seating
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“where the surfers go”

Topanga State Beach is located off the Pacific Coast Highway. This is a somewhat secluded beach setting and offers a bit of a point break for some great kayak surfing. Other activities include swimming, surfing, and fishing. There is a picnic area and catamaran storage. A general store is across the street. A short decent down easy stairs takes you to the beach. The beach has bathrooms and a freshwater shower rinse area, lifeguard building, and police sub-station. There is a sandy beach for bathers. The main surfing area has round smooth rocks at the waterline but further off the main breakers is great kayak surfing with sandy beach landings.Directions: From the 405 S, exit Sunset Blvd. and travel west to Pacific Coast Highway, turn N on PCH approximately two miles. Topanga State Beach is on the west side of the road. 

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Reviewed by
Fathom

  • 127 Reviews
  • 112 Helpful
February 08, 2013

Drive down the winding canyon road to the Pacific Coast Highway to Topanga State Beach. It's been drawing surfers since the 1950s, but if you're not into hanging ten, try kayaking, swimming, or fishing instead. http://fathomaway.com/guides/usa/los-angeles/itineraries/best-day-ever-topanga-canyon/

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Greek_nomad

  • Road Warrior
  • 401 Reviews
  • 250 Helpful
October 03, 2014
Rated 5.0

Topanga State Beach is the proper beach to spend your Saturday or Sunday morning. It might be overcrowded by surfers, but you can still enjoy the crystal clear waters of the beach.

If you like surfing just join the group, otherwise just walk carefully at the beach or just do some fishing.

Finally if you get hungry just sit at one of the restaurants and food places located at the street trespassing the beach.

Great location for everyone.

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Topanga State Beach

18700 Pacific Coast Hwy
Los Angeles, California
90265 USA

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Open 24 hours today
  • Sun - Sat: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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  • Credit Cards not Accepted
  • Pet Friendly
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Public Restrooms
  • Outdoor Seating
  • No Wifi
  • Street Parking
  • Private Parking
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