Also known as Point Santa Cruz, this area forms the northern boundary of Monterey Bay. It is one of the last open headlands in any California urban area. Surfers, tourists, birds - including the rare black swift - and wintering monarch butterflies are drawn to this area.
Call 831-420-6289 for the surf museum.
Lighthouse Point is also the spot where many surf, kayaking, and other competitions take place.
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