Nestled on California’s Central Coast, Oxnard is a beach town. The city stretches over 20 miles of coastline, and boasts several beautiful beaches. The beaches are known for their easy access, mild surf, lively waves, sunshine, and water fun. Pack your sunglasses, bathing suits and sunscreen, and discover the beaches of Oxnard!
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Mandalay Beach is a secluded long white sand beach at the end of West 5th Street, Oxnard. It offers beautiful views of the Channel Islands. Stroll along the beach, take in some fresh air, and spot wildlife in the adjacent Mandalay County Park. It is one of the popular beaches with surfers.
Silver Strand Beach
Tucked between Channel Islands Harbor and Port Hueneme, Silver Strand Beach is a white sandy beach perfect for picnicking, sun bathing, snorkeling, fishing, water sports and relaxing. It is considered as the top most surfing beach is the city. It is a mecca for boogie hoarders, surfers and sun worshippers. Indulge in water sports and other outdoor fun at this beach. You may event spot a variety of marine wildlife, including jellyfish, dolphins and harbor seals. Dogs are allowed here.
Address: 100-2500 Ocean Drive, Oxnard, CA
McGrath State Beach
McGrath State Beach is a two-mile stretch of sand, along the Santa Clara River. It is one of the best bird-watching beaches in Oxnard. It offers ample opportunities for fishing, surfing and camping opportunities.
Address: Off Highway 101 via Harbor Boulevard,Oxnard, CA 93036
Phone: (805) 968-1033
Oxnard Beach is a part of Oxnard Beach Park, which has paved pathways, lawns, barbecue area, picnic tables and playgrounds. Spread out on the shiny, warm sand, soak up the sun, go for a walk, take a swim, or set up a game of volleyball.
Address: 1601 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035, United States
Phone: 1 805-385-7950
Nestled on the south end of Peninsula, Hollywood Beach is a mile long stretch of sand with waves that are perfect for swimming, and picture-perfect, soft sand. This beach is considered the “other Hollywood”. Many celebs of the Golden Film Age used to come and relax at this beach. It is ideal for beach games, sunning, and swimming. Take in the spectacular views of the Channel Island. A perfect beach for scenic walk or run!
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