Twin Lakes State Beach
Twin Lakes State Beach and lighthouse.jpg
Map showing the location of Twin Lakes State Beach
Map showing the location of Twin Lakes State Beach
Map showing the location of Twin Lakes State Beach
Map showing the location of Twin Lakes State Beach
LocationSanta Cruz, California
Nearest citySanta Cruz
Coordinates36°57′44″N 121°59′59″W / 36.96222°N 121.99972°W / 36.96222; -121.99972Coordinates: 36°57′44″N 121°59′59″W / 36.96222°N 121.99972°W / 36.96222; -121.99972
Governing bodyCalifornia Department of Parks and Recreation

Twin Lakes State Beach is a beach located on Monterey Bay directly south of the Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor Santa Cruz, in coastal Santa Cruz County, northern California.[1]

People walking on the beach, with Walton Lighthouse in the background
People walking on the beach, with Walton Lighthouse in the background

This mile-long shoreline is a popular place for swimming and picnicking, along with birdwatching in the adjacent Schwan's Lake.

It has a small craft harbor parallel to East Cliff and Portola Drives.

See also

References

  1. ^ Twin Lakes SB, accessed March 3, 2010