Cabrillo Beach

Point Details

Nearest Town: San Pedro
Location: Stephen M White Drive; from S. Pacific Ave.

Nearest Milepost
Mile Number:

33.710139879424, -118.28539525378 ↗

Trail Section


Two sand swimming beaches: ocean side with surf and harbor side - no surf. Picnic areas, volleyball and children's playground. In spring about twice a month, grunion (small silvery fish) emerge from the water to lay their eggs in the sand under a full or new moon--they must be taken by hand. Bathhouse & community room. Free entrance and parking during winter months. Boat launch ramp & dock (E381009; N3731102). Upcoast is rocky & difficult walking. Extensive tidepools - ecological preserve. Saltwater lagoon nature preserve


  • Beach Trail
  • Boating Facilities
  • CCC Access Point
  • Drinking Water
  • Entrance or Parking Fee
  • Facilities for Disabled
  • Firepits
  • Fishing
  • Food Concessions
  • Historic Feature
  • Improved Surface
  • Lifeguard
  • Natural Surface Trail
  • Other
  • Parking
  • Path to Beach
  • Prominent Man Made Feature
  • Prominent Natural Feature
  • Public Transportation
  • Restrooms
  • Showers
  • Signage
  • Surfing
  • Telephone
  • Viewpoint
  • Walkable Pier or Jetty

Aerial Photo from California Coastal Records Project

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