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Parks and nature in Solana Beach

Top parks

Beach
“Beautiful park and beach. Great for kids with lifeguards and also good surfing!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Park
“This is where the locals go to watch the sun dip into the ocean. Your young children will be entertained in the play area and there is easy access to the beach. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Park
“Cool area to go check out. There is a small slot canyon you can hike through and climb up to a nice view of the marshes. Pack a lunch and enjoy the day”
  • 6 locals recommend
Trail
“Great hike for all ages Beautiful photo opportunity at the top of the hike overlooking the San Elijo Lagoon and Beach ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Beach
“Our favorite beach for a good day at the ocean. Parking is about $15 for the day. There are tide pools south of the lifeguard towers. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“My favorite hidden gem in North County. SUPER cool hike up to the top of a great overlook. Watch out for rattle snakes! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“The Stevens House is the oldest house in Solana Beach and is now home to the Solana Beach Heritage Museum. Admission to the museum is free, and the museum is generally open from 1:00 to 4:00pm on the first and third Saturdays of each month.”
  • 2 locals recommend

Playgrounds

Beach
“Beautiful park and beach. Great for kids with lifeguards and also good surfing!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Beach
“Great Tot-Lot, Green belt, View for picnics & sunsets. Concerts in the park every Thursday evening through out the summer months.”
  • 1 local recommends
Church
“Mass Schedule Saturday: 5:00 pm Sunday: 7:30 am, 9:00 am, 11:30 am 6:00 pm Daily: 8:00 am”
  • 1 local recommends

Beaches

Beach
“Beautiful park and beach. Great for kids with lifeguards and also good surfing!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Beach
“This is the closest beach 6 min walk Go down Cliff street, take the bridge over the train tracks, cross the 101, walk straight on Solana Vista drive then turn right on Pacific Avenue The steps to Tide Park are on your left ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Beach
“Our favorite beach for a good day at the ocean. Parking is about $15 for the day. There are tide pools south of the lifeguard towers. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Surf Spot
“White Caps Cafe Enjoy Pan Fried Cod and Homemade Fries while overlooking beautiful Alexander Bay in Glovertown.”
  • 1 local recommends
Beach
“Great Tot-Lot, Green belt, View for picnics & sunsets. Concerts in the park every Thursday evening through out the summer months.”
  • 1 local recommends

Trails

Trail
“Great hike for all ages Beautiful photo opportunity at the top of the hike overlooking the San Elijo Lagoon and Beach ”
  • 8 locals recommend
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