Welcome to Crystal Cove State Park

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Crystal Cove State Park has 3.2 miles of beach and 2,400 acres of undeveloped woodland, which is popular for hiking and horseback riding. Just ask kendigrn & kendig_it. The offshore waters are designated as an underwater park. Crystal Cove is used by mountain bikers inland and scuba divers underwater. The beach is popular with swimmers and surfers. Visitors can explore tide pools and sandy coves.



Employment Opportunity

Seasonal Maintenance Aide
(Housekeeping)  $9.98 per hour

Crystal Cove State Park Facilities Management Division (949) 494-1378
For more information please visit 

Here at Crystal Cove State Park, we have instituted a new, exciting way to go on a Geology Tour.
Very soon you will see QR codes on signposts throughout the park for you to scan with your QR Reader. 

To go for a test drive with the new QR system, click here.

Just posted a beautiful set of images taken at Reef Point.


General Contact Information Mailing Address: 8471 N. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Ranger Station: 949-494-3539 (For general park information and to speak to a park supervisor.)
Interpretive line: 949-497-7647 (For field trips, volunteer information and public programs)
Email addresses: Interpreter   Special Events/film permits

Crystal Cove State Park Cottage Reservations as well as all campground reservations: click here or phone
For up to date tide information, click here.
Crystal Cove Beach. April 19.06 027
Crystal Cove Backcountry
miles of trails for your hiking pleasure

Photo credits  ©Janette Heartwood; slideshow-Greg May