El Granada Beach

Point Details

Nearest Town: El Granada
Location: between east Breakwater and Mirada Rd.

Nearest Milepost
Mile Number:

37.501309137102, -122.47284078923 ↗

Trail Section


The El Granada Beach, formerly a wide sandy beach popular with visitors, was the victim of marina development. When the breakwaters were built, the ocean currents that delivered sand to the beach were diverted offshore. The beach has been lost to erosion, and the bluff is now armored with riprap.


  • CCC Access Point
  • Parking
  • Public Transportation
  • Restrooms

Aerial Photo from California Coastal Records Project

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