Surf Carmel River State Beach


Added by Elena Pearson

A beach break with both and left and rights.

Carmel State beach is located in Monterey county.  It's your typical beach break with both lefts and rights.  One thing that is super unique about Carmel is that the water is some of the clearest in all of California.  Depending on the sandbars, this can be a really fun wave!  It's also a great place to just relax on the beach and enjoy a nice picnic.  This is a dog friendly beach.

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4 months ago

Clear water

Fun spot to surf. It has some of the clearest waters on the California coast.

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