History of Dog Beach

The Original Dog Beach in San Diego, CA is nationally famous and one of the first official leash-free beaches in the United States. It is a landmark in the community of Ocean Beach at the end of I-8 at the mouth of the San Diego River. Dog Beach is a special place where people and pets, beach lovers and surfers celebrate the spirit of Ocean Beach, one of Southern California's last true beach towns.

Dog Beach Information

Feature Description
Popularity Above Average for Ocean Beach as a lot of the towns residents own dogs.
Parking Large parking lot and street parking usually available
Beach Area Large
Lifeguard Yes
Surfing Yes
Swimming Yes
Dogs Yes
Food Nearby Yes, a couple blocks away