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Best trails in Manresa State Beach

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Explore the most popular trails in Manresa State Beach with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Manresa State Beach, south of Aptos, features a beautiful expanse of sea and sand, with surf fishing, surfing, and recreation. Hours: 8 a.m. to sunset

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Top trails (2)
#1 - Rio Del Mar Trail
Manresa State Beach
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 2 h 51 m
Rio Del Mar Trail is a 6 mile out and back trail located near Aptos, California that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessibShow more
#2 - Manresa Beach Trail
Manresa State Beach
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 1 h 44 m
Manresa Beach Trail is a 4 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Watsonville, California and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and running and is accessibShow more