Welcome to Crystal Cove State Park

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Crystal Cove State Park has 3.2 miles of beach and 2,400 acres of undeveloped woodland, which is popular for hiking and horseback riding. The offshore waters are designated as an underwater park. Crystal Cove is used by mountain bikers inland and scuba divers underwater. The beach is popular with swimmers and surfers. Visitors can explore tide pools and sandy coves.


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General Contact Information

Mailing Address: 8471 N. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Ranger Station: 949-494-3539 (For general park information and to speak to a park supervisor.)
Interpretive line: 949-497-7647 (For field trips, volunteer information and public programs)
Email addresses: Interpreter Naturalist (Field Trips, Public Programs, Volunteer Opportunities)

 Special Events/film permits or call 949-497-1582

Crystal Cove State Park Cottage Reservations as well as all campground reservations: click here or phone
For up to date tide information, click here.


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Hiking in the backcountry in spring when the non-native Black Mustard blooms