Lighthouse Field State Beach
701 West Cliff Dr.
Santa Cruz, California 95060
Local Phone: (831) 420-5270
This is a popular surfing beach and home to the Santa Cruz Surfing Museum. The park encompasses Point Santa Cruz on the border with Monterey County. Monarch butterflies overwinter here, adding to its interest. Leash or no leash, it's a gorgeous piece of real estate.
Dogs are allowed on leashes no longer than 6 feet.
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