Doheny State Beach
Del Obispo & Dana Point Harbor Dr.
Dana Point, California 92629
Local Phone: (949) 496-6172
Doheny State Beach is located in the city of Dana Point, California and is one of California's most popular state beaches and attracts almost one million visitors per year. Doheny has a day use surfing beach at its northern end and a five-acre lawn with picnic facilities and volleyball courts.
The southern end of the state beach has campgrounds, with some of the campsites only steps away from the beach. The state beach has tide pools and a visitor center with several aquariums. Surf fishing is also popular among visitors.
Dogs must be leashed and attended to by an adult at all times. They are permitted in the campground and day-use / picnic area. Dogs are not allowed on the beach at any time. When camping, dogs must be contained in a vehicle or tent overnight.
Help us keep this beach beautiful and dog-friendly:
• Always follow the posted rules
• Respect natural marine life and habitats
• Be aware of tides and currents
• Pack in and pack out, leaving only paw prints