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Access to this beautiful beach is steep. It's at the base of a long wall of bluffs with multiple access points, so mark your spot so you can find your way back up.
This is not a convenient place for hauling grills or coolers, and parking is limited. All of which combines to make this beach, along with a stroll along the Blufftop Trail, perfect for an uncrowded escape.
Dogs are required to be leashed, but few are.
From Highway 1, a little less than half a mile south of the Highway 92 junction, turn west onto Poplar Drive. Go west about half a mile; the parking lot (no fee) is at the end of the road.