Carlsbad State Beach

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Carlsbad State Beach
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Carlsbad State Beach
Map showing the location of Carlsbad State Beach
Map showing the location of Carlsbad State Beach
Location San Diego County, California, USA
Nearest city Carlsbad, California
Coordinates 33°8′50″N 117°20′45″W / 33.14722°N 117.34583°W / 33.14722; -117.34583Coordinates: 33°8′50″N 117°20′45″W / 33.14722°N 117.34583°W / 33.14722; -117.34583
Area 44 acres (18 ha)
Established 1933
Governing body California Department of Parks and Recreation

Carlsbad State Beach is a protected beach in the state park system of California, USA, located in Carlsbad. It is a San Diego County beach with coastal bluffs. Popular activities include swimming, surfing, scuba diving, fishing, and beachcombing.[1] Many visitors camp on the campsites on top of the cliffs. Access to the beach is through the multiple staircases and also one ramp. Amenities include showers, bathrooms, electricity, water, Wi-Fi, and a camp store. There are 220 campsites total.[2][3] The 44-acre (18 ha) park was established in 1933.[4]

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To the North:
Carlsbad City Beach
California State Beaches To the South
South Carlsbad State Beach