Los Angeles Beaches Overview
Beaches in L.A. include the popular choices like Zuma, Santa Monica and Manhattan Beach to the more obscure Sycamore Canyon, Lechuza, Haggerty's and Bay Shore. Find fun beaches with all the amenities like restrooms, showers, cafés and camping or the more obscure, difficult to find beaches where no one else will be. Whether you're looking for the best beach, dog beach, surf spot or nude beach, you'll find it here. We've listed all the best beaches from Malibu to Long Beach.
NOTE: Visit the Heal the Bay website for details on water cleanliness... especially in urban regions.
TIDE CHARTS for exploring beaches with tide pools