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.

Waves, skatepark, oceanfront dining and good people. All you can ask for in a small community
Reviewed by chriscoastside
on September 17, 2012
Pacifica is full of best kept secrets. It's a small suburb on the Northern California Coast with miles of beautiful beaches and surrounded by coastal mountains.
Reviewed by GillyBaby
on September 17, 2012
The view of the Pacific ocean whether entering Pacifica by heading south on Highway 1 or west on Sharp Park Road, never fails to take my breath away. Even after living here for 7 years!
Reviewed by mhdeadhead
on September 17, 2012
I love Pacifica! you couldn't ask for a more beautiful landscape as you come down Sharp Park Road at the end of a long work day. Sunsets are fabulous! The Ocean, The surf, Skatepark, Open space, Golf Course, Shops and the People!!!
Reviewed by oceanside
on September 17, 2012
Beautiful hillside and ocean views everywhere! I love living here.
Reviewed by galigordon
on September 17, 2012
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