The Best Surfing in Point Reyes

Looking for the best surfing in Point Reyes? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Point Reyes. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top surfing spots in and near Point Reyes

  • Inverness, California

    Limantour Beach Trail

    5.33 mi / 66 ft gain
    Limantour Beach Trail is an out-and-back trail that is good for all skill levels located near Inverness, California.
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  • Bodega Bay, California

    Doran Beach Trail

    4.02 mi / 75 ft gain
    Doran Beach Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Bodega Bay, California.
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  • Stinson Beach, California

    Camp at Steep Ravine Environmental Campground

    Gain access through a private locked gate, and descend about 1 mile down to the bluff's edge. There is only parking for 1 car per site and also several cabins that can be rented.A camp host is on site and there are bathrooms and water spigots throughout the campground. Each site has a fire ring a...
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  • Bodega Bay, California

    Camp at Wright's Beach Campground

    / 32 ft gain
    This campground is defined by the scenery: rugged headlands, craggy coastlines, natural arches, and quiet coves.Wright's Beach Campground features primitive camping - basic tent sites with picnic tables, fire rings, and amazing ocean views. This is a great location for Bay Area campers who want t...
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  • Mill Valley, California

    Rodeo Beach

    5.0
    Rodeo beach is 10 minute drive past the Golden Gate. Pack up the car with a couple beverages and something to eat, then spend the afternoon and evening taking in the sunset. If you're taking the romantic angle, remember to pack a few blankets just in case the wind picks up or it's colder than ant...
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  • Jenner, California

    Blind Beach Trail

    0.5 mi / 121 ft gain
    Blind Beach Trail is an out-and-back trail that provides a good opportunity to see wildlife located near Jenner, California.
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  • San Francisco, California

    Surf Under The Golden Gate at Fort Point

    4.2
    This has to one of the coolest spots to surf in the world. The break itself is a left point that requires a healthy swell to wrap into the bay, and only gets good on occasion. But when it's good, it can be an experience you'll never forget.It's important to note, that when it's good, this is not ...
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  • San Francisco, California

    Beach Bonfire at Ocean Beach

    4.3
    Yes, it's often cold in the city. So, what's the best way to warm up? Bring some blankets, a jacket or two, and come out to Ocean Beach to enjoy a bonfire, a sunset, and some quality time with friends. The fire pits are between Fulton and Lincoln. On a sunny day, get there early if you want to ge...
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  • San Francisco, California

    Surf Ocean Beach

    4.8
    Ocean Beach has long stints of good waves during the fall and winter months. During the fall, winds are favorably offshore creating warm and hollow conditions. Once winter hits, wave size can increase to the 12-15ft range on big swells and it gets pretty cold - that's when you'll see people break...
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  • San Francisco, California

    Phillip Burton Memorial Beach

    0.82 mi / 131 ft gain
    Phillip Burton Memorial Beach is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Daly City, California.
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  • Pacifica, California

    Spend the Day at Rockaway Beach

    5.0
    Rockaway is a dark sandy beach located in the south of Pacifica, CA.  It has numerous hiking trails around it, most notably Mori Point.  The Mori Point trail will take you through the hills and overlooks Rockaway Beach. There are paths to come down to the beach.   There are biking paths and parki...
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  • Pacifica, California

    Surf at Pacifica State Beach

    4.4
    If you're looking for a place to surf and Ocean Beach isn't quite your speed or Santa Cruz is too far, head to Pacifica, specifically Linda Mar. Linda Mar is usually more wind protected and user-friendly than ocean beach. Break out your longboard or hybrid board and head to this beach. There is e...
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  • Alameda, California

    Shoreline Trail: Salt Marsh Overlook

    3.28 mi / 23 ft gain
    Shoreline Trail: Salt Marsh Overlook is an out-and-back trail where you may see local wildlife located near Alameda, California.
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  • Half Moon Bay, California

    Gray Whale Cove Trail

    2.23 mi / 367 ft gain
    Gray Whale Cove Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Pacifica, California.
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  • Moss Beach, California

    Mavericks Cliffs Trail and Pier

    3.71 mi / 259 ft gain
    Mavericks Cliffs Trail and Pier is a loop trail that is good for all skill levels located near El Granada, California.
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  • Half Moon Bay, California

    The Beach at Half Moon Bay

    4.12 mi / 36 ft gain
    The Beach at Half Moon Bay is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Half Moon Bay, California.
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