Marina State Beach is a windswept and a protected beach area located between State Route 1 and Monterey Bay. It is an exposed beach break that has very steady surf and works all around the year. The beach is famous for water recreation, hang gliding and paragliding with nearby see the historic 170-acre Park which was established in 1977.
You can also enjoy a boardwalk through the Marina Dunes Natural Preserves. Radio controlled gliders and kites are also popular. Sunsets at Marina State Beach are a daily community event, bringing out locals and visitors alike. The beach is a favorite site for picnics. Marina State Beach is also a popular spot from which to watch the sunset and it also serves as a home to unique wildlife. Dogs on leash are allowed.
Marina State Beach is miles long and very clean, quiet and serene. Come stay at the Monterey Stagecoach Lodge in Monterey County and get rooms at very affordable rates. For more details visit: http://www.montereystagecoachlodge.com/