Sand Dollar Beach Day Use

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Beautiful beach offers the wide expanse of sand. No lifeguard on duty.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: open
Operational Hours: Open 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Reservations: None
Fees $10.00 day use fee or you can purchase and display the Parks Management Company's Annual Day Use Pass for $50.00 through the PMC at 805-434-1996 or through their website: Tour/Shuttle Bus (over 8 people) are $30/day for parking.  ** The Parks Management Company that manages Sand Dollar Beach DOES NOT accept the Golden Age or Access Pass or the Interagency Senior, Access or Annual pass for day use. 
Usage: Medium
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: No overnight camping.
Closest Towns: Nearest supplies approximately two miles south at Gorda.
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Parks Management Company (805) 434-1996 website:

General Information

Directions: Take highway 1, 30 miles north of San Simeon or 60 miles south of Carmel.

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