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Best Hiking Trails in San Clemente State Beach
Visitors who relish on the go breaks will find many hiking trails on or near the San Clemente State Beach. After a rejuvenating night in the San Clemente State Beach cabins, hit these thrilling paths and experience astonishing coastal scenery, wildlife, and temperate weather.
San Clemente Beach Trail
This trail extends the entire length of the San Clemente State Beach, putting it right by the San Clemente State Beach cabins. It boasts close up views of the coastline, and at just over two miles long on flat ground, is suitable for all fitness levels.
Cristianitos Regional Trail
The three mile path takes you on a journey through Southern California's beautiful native foliage and wildlife. At the end of this moderately difficult trek, you'll ascend just over 1000 feet to the San Clemente Summit's incredible views.
Sea Summit Trail
With numerous paths available, you'll never get bored on this moderately difficult to strenuous hike. Whichever direction you choose, the entire trail network offers amazing coastline and ocean views.
Rancho San Clemente Ridgeline Trail
At 3.5 miles long, hikers will get a quick but moderate workout on this perfectly paved path. You'll climb up local hills, to a total of 600 feet in elevation, and get treated to coastline views of San Clemente and Dana Point.
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Best Family Activities in San Clemente State Beach
Visiting San Clemente State Beach is a great choice for active families. Virtually all activities near the San Clemente State Beach hotels are fun for all ages! Take the kids on these diverting activities for a rejuvenating vacation for everyone.
One of the top reasons visitors flock to San Clemente State Beach is surfing, and it's suitable for older children. San Clemente offers surfing camps and lessons for kids, teens, and adults new to the sport. Experienced surfers can rent a board or bring their own.
Whales come to San Clemente all year, and travelers of all ages delight in seeing them up close. Several companies run boat trips that look out for favorite sea wildlife such as Gray and Blue Whales, dolphins, pelicans, and sea lions.
San Clemente Pier
Filled with fun for the entire family, the long pier offers dining, people watching, and great ocean views. Travelers of all ages can legally fish on the pier without needing a fishing licence.
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