Point Dume Beach
Location: 7103 Westward Beach Road., Malibu, CA 90265
How to get there
On Pacific Coast Highway between Kanan Dume Road and Encinal Canyon Road.
About Point Dume
Point Dume Beach is bordered by cliffs and is one of the most beautiful along the LA coastline. You can take a short walk on a paved trail to the top of the cliff to enjoy the great view of the ocean.
As a county beach, Point Dume has restrooms, showers, picnic tables and disabled facilities are available. Lifeguards are on duty at daylight hours. There are parking slots though they are quite limited. Parking fees are: Winter $3.00 to $8.00; Summer $3.00 to $14.00.
Besides typical beach activities like swimming, fishing, surfing and diving, Point Dume has more to offer. Tidepools are everywhere. Seals can be seen and heard hanging out on the rocks beneath close to the beach. And dolphins/whale were seen between January to March.
There are both restaurants and food concession nearby.
If you enjoy hiking, the Point Dume Nature Preserve is a must-do, where you can enjoy the great view of the ocean and various wild life.
Here is Point Dume Beach on the map.