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Moonstone Beach

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Awesome children friendly beach

This is our favorite beach in Humboldt county. It has a small river running into it, perfect for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eureka, California
Beautiful beach

Took a walk on the beach after dining at the Moonstone Grill for the last night of our vacation and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Reno, Nevada
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“easy access” (11 reviews)
“low tide” (6 reviews)
Trinidad, CA 95570
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our favorite beach in Humboldt county. It has a small river running into it, perfect for small children to play in safely. The tides in the summer are are very kid friendly. Sometimes in the winter they can get rough yet low tide...More

Thank jdserenity
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took a walk on the beach after dining at the Moonstone Grill for the last night of our vacation and it was just beautiful. Great dog beach (wish we'd had ours with us) and very family friendly. Water seemed quite calm and everyone was enjoying...More

Thank clw775
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This is a nice beach area tucked in along the 101 coast highway where you will find a very peaceful ambience of the ocean. Very low key and a nice place to take a stroll with your dog

Thank Avik C
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This beach is huge and very doggy friendly! Made me miss my pooch which I left at home for this trip. There were people rock climbing, paying with their dogs, surfing, sun bathing, playing catch, having a picnic, exploring and so much more! Allow some...More

Thank Peppertaz
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I found this beach to be a bit disappointing. The scenery is breathtaking, the huge flat beach felt safe, the rock formations were interesting. But -- oh my the people here! The parking lot was jammed and there were cars circling around trying to find...More

1  Thank half-Brit
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This beach is my all time favorite family beach. Perfect for small children. Small cove like beach With the mouth of the Little river running into the ocean, it is perfect for children to swim in warmer than ocean cold water. The ocean is one...More

1  Thank jdserenity
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Bring your dog, your surfboard, your waders, and your sun tan lotion. Look for moonstones, hide in the caves, and practice rock-climbing. Nap, explore, picnic, swim. The best beach ever.

1  Thank bonmom707
Reviewed 9 November 2016

There's a river to wade across here as well as the charming and fun little beach. And if you time your visit to low tide, you can go into a small cave at this beach. Who knows? You might even find a moonstone! Some folks...More

Thank rodjk37
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Went there since it was just down the road from our rental house. Our kids said it was a nice beach and have been there several times since they live up there. The parking was tight with broken glass and trash all over the parking...More

1  Thank rnsnake
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We were here for a wedding and it served as a backdrop to the perfect spot. Awesome setting and big enough for many groups of beach goers too.

2  Thank travelerM194SX
Nearby Restaurants
Larrupin Cafe
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Trinidad Bay Eatery & Gallery
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4.24 km away
The Lighthouse Grill
206 reviews
4.28 km away
Moonstone Grill
175 reviews
.13 km away
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Beau Pre Golf Club
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22 July 2017|
Response from Avik C | Reviewed this property |
No; no moon stones here