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Monterey, California

Carmel River State Beach

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Beach and Birds

The Carmel River State Beach features a variety of beaches and activities. A bird sanctuary and lagoon offer a habitat for a variety of waterfowl and song birds that live in the area. In addition, Monastery Beach, also known as San Jose Creek Beach, is part of the park and a popular spot for scuba divers.

Parking, restrooms, and drinking water are readily available at Carmel River State Beach. In addition to the beach area and bird sanctuary, fishing, hiking, and boating are popular pastimes at the park. The park also offers exhibits and programs throughout the year. If you are looking for a recreational and educational spot, head to Carmel River State Beach.

Open in Google Maps: Carmelo Street, Carmel-by-the-Sea

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