Santa Cruz County Beaches
Santa Cruz Beaches
A guide to the best Santa Cruz Beaches by type
Main and Cowell Beach
The stretch of sand between the Boardwalk and the ocean is a popular spot and it's a good place for beach volleyball as well as the nearby amusements. Just past the municipal pier, you'll find its companion, Cowell Beach which is a good place to learn how to surf.
Santa Cruz County Nude Beaches
Laid-back Santa Cruz has lots of naturist beaches to choose from.
If you've always wanted to learn to surf, Club Ed is the perfect learning vacation.