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Name or Prominent Feature:
Manresa State Beach
Area: Southern Santa Cruz, near La Selva
UTM Coordinates
- Zone: 10
- Easting: 602261
- Northing: 4086985
Decimal Degrees Coordinates
- Longitude: 0
- Latitude: 0
Location: entrance off Sand Dollar Dr. off San Andreas Rd.
Nearest Milepost
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  • Entrance or Parking Fee
  • Hiking Trail
  • CCC Access Point
  • Parking
  • Beach Trail
  • Restrooms
  • Natural Surface Trail
  • Fishing
  • Campground
  • Showers
  • Stairs to Beach
  • Path to Beach
  • Signage


  • Manresa State Beach offers a Day Use parking lot with stairways to the beach, and a group camping area. Only tents are allowed in the group camp sith parking upland. Trails are clear but ungroomed, giving a rustic camping experience without cars visible. Day Use lot has restrooms too. Hazardous surf conditions at times.


     

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      • Staircase to beach at the Day Use parking.
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      • Looking south from the base of the stairs, along eroding bluffs.
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      • Day Use parking and restrooms.