Twin Lakes State Beach
Between East Cliff Dr. and Portola Dr.
Santa Cruz, California 95062
Local Phone: (831) 429-2850
This beach stretching on either side of the downtown small-craft harbor extends for about a mile parallel to East Cliff Drive and Portola Drive.
Don't miss dog-friendly Aldo's restaurant at the marina!
Adjacent Schwan's lake is a good location for bird watching.
Leashed dogs are allowed on the beach on the east side of the harbor; please pick up after them. Restrooms available.
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
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