Laguna Creek Beach has nice dunes and good bird watching (the feathered kind).
Santa Cruz County, north of the town of Santa Cruz. Get a map and directions.
Narrow half mile long sandy beach, warmer at the north end. In mid-2009, the state of California purchased this property. Its future as a clothing-optional beach is uncertain.
Who's at Laguna Creek Beach
- A few people
- Mixed nude and clothed at both ends of the beach
- Some gawkers
Laguna Creek Beach Facilities
Laguna Creek Beach Activities
Bird watching, sunbathing, beachcombing. Swimming is not advised.
More Nude Beaches Within 25 Miles of Laguna Creek
- Bonny Doon: About 1.5 miles north
- Scott Creek: About 5 miles north
- Panther and Hole in the Wall: About 0.5 mile north
Nudity Laws and Laguna Creek Beach
Laws regarding nudity at the naturist beach vary by location and fines are stiff in some places. We have not been able to find a link to Santa Cruz County nudity laws and the responsibility for knowing the law at Laguna Creek Beach is yours.
Nude or naturist beach neophytes, please be respectful of others and read the Nude Beach and Topless Beach Etiquette guidelines before you go to a nude beach.