Pacifica, California

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

3 Votes - "Most Beautiful"
1 Votes - "Best for Geocaching"

Description

Pacifica, CA hosts parks and beaches with coastal, mountainous views and noteworthy sunsets. Only 20 minutes outside of San Francisco, the city cherishes its smaller town feel so close to the city.

Visitors love Rockaway Beach, the Pacifica Pier, Pedro Point, and Skyline Blvd. It’s also home to Frontierland Park, San Pedro County Park, and Mori Point. Linda Mar State Beach is a favorite destination with adventure-seekers interested in surfing, hiking, and biking.

Each year, Pacifica hosts the Pacific Coast Fog Festival during the last Saturday and Sunday of September. The festival offers a hometown parade, plenty of activities for children, and a variety of local artists, vendors, and performers.

You can explore the town using the free Gold Line Shuttle and stop by the Sanchez Art Center, Coastside Farmer’s Market, or Pacifica Skate Park. Be sure to see Portola’s Statue and capture the hills, mountains, and ocean on film.

Pacifica is not only visually beautiful, but the people here are genuine as well. With a strong sence of community, residents love and care for not only each other but also the environment. With an abundance of trails, beaches and parks, there is endless beauty to be explored.
Reviewed by Sarahk
on September 17, 2012
Pacifica is not only a beautiful place to enjoy, but a town full of warmth and kindness. The views are stunning and the people make it even more beautiful.
Reviewed by tapperteacher
on September 17, 2012
Pacifica has gorgeous ocean
Reviewed by PacificOcean
on September 17, 2012
When you crest the Santa Cruz mountains and begin your descent into Pacifica, you a treated to such stunning views you immediately feel your body begin to relax, and suddenly you realize you can breathe.
Reviewed by doggietrainer
on September 17, 2012
Beautiful scenery/lanscapes to take in here! Loved my visit;)
Reviewed by yvonneelmhall
on September 17, 2012
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