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Pomponio State Beach San Mateo County California Photos

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Pomponio State Beach in San Mateo County California shown in the photos above is set into a small valley on the Northern California coast. 


As you drive along this sometimes sunny, sometimes fog-shrouded California coast, don't worry. One minute the weather can be one way and a cloud will arrive or depart, changing the weather just that quickly. Pomponio State Beach
This area provides access to miles of gently sloping, sandy beaches at the base of high sandstone bluffs. This day-use facility features a small lagoon, roaring surf - and a wide parking area, picnic tables, and barbecues.

Location - Directions
The beach is located 12 miles south of Half Moon Bay on Highway 1.

Seasons/Climate/Recommended clothing
The weather can be changeable; layered clothing is recommended.


No beach fires are allowed, no pets, and don't remove shells, driftwood, and other natural beach features.
Open 8 a.m. to Sunset, Call: (650) 879-2170