The Perfect Picnic Place

A Fun Way to Spend Your Day

With an abundance of wildlife, outstanding ocean views, and free parking, Moss Landing State Beach is a true hidden treasure in the bounty that is Monterey Bay. This is an excellent beach for surfing, windsurfing, offshore fishing, and horseback riding. You also get an excellent view of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, with its populations of wild sea otters, sea lions, harbor seals, and sea birds. The sand dunes provide excellent protection from the wind, making Moss Landing State Beach an ideal picnic spot.