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Sand Dollar Beach Day Use Area
Campground Overview:

Sand Dollar Beach is the largest cresecent of Sandy Beach in the Big Sur Area set below dramatic Pacific Valley Cliffs. It is located directly across the street from Plaskett Creek Campground and 5 miles south of Kirk Creek Campground. Sand Dollar Beach offers both a great beach and a nice bluff trail with expansive views up and down the coast. The Day Use Area has picnic tables, and BBQ's and is a perfect place to stop and enjoy your day. A great place to watch whales and dolphins as they move up and down the coast. A popular surf and handgliding location.

Day use area only. No overnight camping.

First come, first served.

Operating Seasons:
  • Winter
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • $30.00 per van
  • $50.00 per bus
  • $10.00 day use fee per vehicle
Fee Details:

Cash Only

Busiest Seasons:
  • Summer
Best Seasons To Visit:
  • Winter
  • Fall
Passes Accepted:
  • Parks Management Day Use Annual Pass
  • Accessible Vault Toilets
  • Beach Access
  • Day Use Area
  • Parking Area
  • Pay Phone
  • Picnic Area
  • Vault Toilets

Important Information

There is no drinking water available at Sand Dollar Beach. Dogs are permitted, please keep on leash and pick up after them.

Campground Photos:

Nearby Features

Across from Plaskett Creek Campground, 5 miles South of Kirk Creek Campground.

California 1, Big Sur, CA 93920, United States

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