Pfeiffer Beach Day Use
Beautiful beach with spectacular sunsets.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||$12 parking|
|Operational Hours:||Open 9:00 a.m. to sunset|
|Fees:||$12.00 day use fee or you can purchase and display the Parks Management Company (PMC) Annual Pass $50.00. More info at: www.campone.com The Parks Management Company manages Pfeiffer Beach Day Use Area for the Forest Service. The Golden Age Pass, Access Pass or the Interagency Senior, Access or Annual Pass cannot be used for day use.|
|Open Season:||January - December|
|Restrictions:||No overnight camping.|
|Closest Towns:||Nearest supplies approximately 5 miles away at Big Sur Valley Area.|
|Operated By:||Parks Management Company for the Forest Service|
|Information Center:||Monterey Ranger District office: 831-242-0619or call the Big Sur Visitor Center: (831) 667-2315.|
Highway 1 to Sycamore Canyon Road. The road is difficult to see. It is in between the Big Sur Ranger Station and the Post Office.
Policy on Pet Dogs
Always keep your dog leashed, except when inside a vehicle, tent, dog crate, or portable kennel. Do not allow your dog to wander freely, pursuant to Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Title 36, Chapter II, Sec. 261.8 (d).
While on the beach or on a trail or picnic areas, dogs must be kept on a leash (unless caged or crated) no longer than six feet, pursuant to CFR, Title 36, Chapter II, Sec. 261.16 (j).
Dogs must wear a collar with current tags at all times, as state and county laws apply on National Forest System lands.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
PicnickingFishing, hiking along the beach, scenic viewing.
|No. of Sites||4|