This is one of the busiest beaches in town. A long strip of
sand flanked by green grass at the base of the city college - who
needs to wonder why!
the city on the edge of the "strip" and offers all the
The Shoreline Beach
Cafe offers diners tables on a patio or even in the sand. Outdoor
showers, restrooms, a grassy picnic area combine to make this a
mecca for the young and active. The normally light surf
draws beginning surfers, windsurfers and sailboats.
favorite part is at low tide you can walk around the point to a
wonderfully private, isolated strip of beach.
and lots of activity. If you're seeking privacy, forget it
(unless it's low tide and you can slip around the point...)
Not too many cons with this beach!
From the 101 freeway exit Garden Street or Castillo Street.
Turn south towards the ocean. Turn right on Cabrillo Blvd.
After you have passed the harbor, Leadbetter will be on your left.
Some free, mostly paid parking.