Spend a Day at the Huntington Beach Pier

Huntington Beach Pier

The Huntington Beach Pier is a great spot to catch the sunset with plenty of food spots nearby. Enjoy good weather year-round. Surfers welcome. 

The Huntington Beach Pier is a great spot for a multitude of activities. If you're looking to bodysurf, surf, swim, jog, or just chill, this is the spot for you. There's plenty of a restaurants nearby, making it the perfect weekday/weekend getaway. 

I frequent this location to shoot sunsets by the pier. Overall, it's a nice clean beach thats great for hanging with friends and family.

There are parking lots by the pier as well as parking structures further up. Depending on the lot, parking is $1.50/hr. with a maximum of $15/day. 

Pack List

  • Towel
  • Sunblock
  • Swimwear
  • Camera
  • Tripod
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Activities Chillin, Photography, Bodysurfing, Surfing, Swimming
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Features
Bathrooms
Beach
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Picnic Area

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Getting Better Everyday

Huntington Beach has come a long way from even 10 years ago. There are shops, restaurants, bars and really anything you can think of. With new promenades and places to relax, chill and have a drink, it's becoming an even better beach town. Parking is tough in the summer, so get there early and don't hesitate to go down some side streets to find parking. Bring a great attitude and sense of adventure and have a great time.

Awesome Place

I caught a sunrise here and loved it. There was a surf competition going on that was fun to watch as well. It's a great and safe beach for your family too. The seashells are much better here than at any of the other beaches I went to as well if your children are into that thing. Loved taking photos here too. Awesome pier and beach.

Great day trip

Love this area. Awesome shops and restaurants, and the bike path feels like it goes on forever. Uber will be your friend here though, parking is tough, especially in the summer!


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