Explore the beaches near the Montage Laguna Beach resort and enjoy the incredible views of the Pacific from Treasure Island Park.
Find the best Orange County beaches for nature walks, whale viewing, sunsets, and family outings. I also give lessons on how to spot dolphins from shore and share tidepooling tips. Playgrounds near the beach are also included in this category. Just keep clicking the “Next Page” link at the bottom of the page. You’ll even find out how to pack a bag for the beach and where to see trains while you play by the shore.
North Star Beach in Newport Beach is a public beach for launching kayaks and paddleboards (SUPs) in the Back Bay near Newport Aquatic Center.
Best family friendly beach restaurants in Orange County includes San Clemente, Dana Point, Laguna Beach, Newport Beach & Huntington Beach.
Beach playgrounds in Orange County list on our coast from Seal Beach in north to San Clemente in south. 10 places for kids beach play.
Take the Balboa Peninsula Summer Trolley to Balboa Pier during the summer months to save money and avoid parking hassles.
A family guide to the Crystal Cove State Park Historic District via the Los Trancos parking lot. Ways to get to the beach on foot and by car.
My cheat sheet to 2023 park and beach passes for OC families will help you figure out how to choose the best parking options for your family.
Here are 5 of the best toddler beaches with no waves in OC — because sometimes you want it to be extra mellow for your toddler!
Corona Del Mar State Beach offers three beach areas for families. Get all the details about the parking situation, restrooms, fire pits, and walks.