It’s no secret Orange County boasts some of the most beautiful beaches on the West Coast, and many of those hidden gems are located along the shores of Dana Point.
Nestled between the buzzing artisan shops and festivals of Laguna Beach, and the quaint boutiques and terra cottas of San Clemente, Dana Point is a quieter but just as endearing beach town well-loved by locals and tourists alike.
Dana Point’s beaches include Salt Creek Beach, Strand Beach, Baby Beach, Doheny State Beach and Capistrano County Beach. Each with its own attractions and personal style, these beaches feature an array of activities fit to satisfy any beachgoer’s appetite. Whether you’re planning a family event, developing your surfing skills or working on your tan, the key to a fulfilling beach experience is knowing which Dana Point beach is apt to provide.