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.
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.