This San Diego beach features swimming, surfing, skin diving, fishing and picnicking. The large bluff-top campground is very popular, especially in summer. Stairs lead to the beach.

Site Info

Sites: 216


Access: Vehicle


Camping Hours: 24 hours/day

Check In: 2:00 pm

Check Out: Noon


More Info

Official Website: Visit Website

Information Number: 760-438-3143


Driving Directions

The beach is located 3 miles south of Carlsbad on Carlsbad Blvd. Take I-5, exit Poinsettia Lane. Go west and turn right (north) onto Carlsbad Blvd. Make a legal U-Turn at Breakwater Road (First Light). Drive South on Carlsbad Blvd. and continue to campground entrance on right.

Coordinates: 33.101801,-117.318368

Address: 2050 South Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA, 92007