"Compact but Diverse Park" Natural Bridges Beach State Park by SteveOSF

Natural Bridges State Beach

Natural Bridges State Beach is located in Santa Cruz, California. It is part of the California Park System and encompasses sixty-five acres. The park covers a short stretch of beach and the land immediately inland. Although Natural Bridges is fairly compact for a state park, it offers its visitors with diverse attractions.

  • Last visit to Natural Bridges Beach State Park: Apr 2009
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • Bwana_Brown's Profile Photo
    Feb 21, 2010 at 11:25 AM

    That's a nice photo of the Natural Bridge! It reminded me of Percé Rock at the end of the Gaspé peninsula in Quebec. That tidal pool looks worthwhile too. I have not spent enough time in California.

  • Yaqui's Profile Photo
    Jan 23, 2010 at 8:02 PM

    The beach looks stunning! Lovely photographs Steve!

  • mvtouring's Profile Photo
    Sep 13, 2009 at 12:32 PM

    What a great opening shot you have of the bridge. Enjoyed reading your tips ;-)

  • Ewingjr98's Profile Photo
    Sep 4, 2009 at 4:40 PM

    Steve - this is one of my favorite places in Santa Cruz. Nice photos!


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