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Willow Creek Day Use Area is the first public Sandy Beach in Monterey County when driving north from San Luis Obispo. A narrow road leads you down to this hidden beach. Willow Creek flows down and pools next to a tall cliff. Picnic Tables and BBQ's are available for your use.
First come, first served.
- $30.00 per van
- $50.00 per bus
- $10.00 day use fee per vehicle
- Parks Management Day Use Annual Pass
No Drinking Water Available at this site. No overnight camping. No vehicles longer than 20 ft permitted.
- Beach Access
- Creek Access
- Day Use Area
- Parking Area
- Self Pay Station
- Trash Collection
- Vault Toilets
- Wildlife Viewing
Beatiful scenic views, 1.5 miles north of the town of Gorda.
Featured Camper Photo
Featured Campground - Lake Isabella / Kern River KOA Campground
Outdoor enthusiasts will love this KOA. Ideally located in the Sierra Mountains, the campground also backs up to the Kern River Preserve. Poised midway between Southern California and Yosemite or Death Valley, this KOA offers easy access to acclaimed whitewater rafting and kayaking on the Kern River. Enjoy nearby lake access for boating, Jet Skiing, fishing, windsurfing or swimming.