Huntington Beach, California is Surf City
BEACH, California -- The
HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIFORNIA or SURF CITY, USA is
California's beach paradise and favorite Orange County
destination for overnight travel and extended vacations.
Located close to Los Angeles and San Diego,
Huntington Beach is perfect for family gatherings, business
meetings, corporate functions and
city's beautiful sand beaches, hotels and resorts, ballroom
and conference facilities
overlooking the Pacific Ocean are the perfect location for
any event. Those who love sports find
the city one of their favorite places to work out. The 8.5
mile path is suited for jogging, walking and bicycle riding.
Water lovers can swim and surf in the ocean and there are
skate parks nearby and skiing and sailing not far away.
Huntington Beach, days are warm and the beautiful sandy
beaches and Pacific Ocean beckon tourists to play. This safe
city has the longest municipal concrete pier in California,
8.5 miles of sand beaches, mild climate all year long and
some of the best surfing waves in the United States. With
natural beauty reminiscent of the Hawaiian Islands, over 11
million people are drawn each year to this Southern
California location because of its easy, warm feeling and
status as one of America's top ten safe cities.
Huntington Beach is close to airports, features beautiful
hotels and resorts, offers sand beaches, hundreds of
restaurants, many with outdoor dining overlooking the ocean
and Main Street action, and shopping galore. Surf City's options
include indoor and outdoor cafes, unique shops with beach
wear and tropical-themed gifts, a weekly outdoor craft and food market held at Pier
Plaza, free summer concerts and swimming, surfing, skating,
bicycling, jogging, volleyball, fishing and bonfires.
(Frequently answered questions) - No tent camping is
Huntington Beach, the RV camping numbers are: City
Beach--Sunset Vista 714-536-5280 State Beach--Bolsa Chica
714-846-3460 or 800-444-7275 (call for reservations
information). No liquor is allowed on Huntington
Beaches (California legal drinking age is 21). Bonfires
are allowed in fire pits at Bolsa Chica State Beach and
State Beaches south of the pier (must bring own firewood).
No fireworks are allowed in Huntington Beach.
Weddings are allowed by permit on the beach. To
participate as a vendor in the Farmer's Market or
Art-A-Faire, you can call these numbers: Orange County Farm
Bureau 714-573-0374 OR Arts & Crafts call Pam Fellows
714-846-5509. Beach hours: Huntington City Beach: 5
a.m. to 10 p.m., State Beaches: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.,
Huntington Beach Pier: 5 a.m. to Midnight.