Pacifica, California


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

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


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.

A stone's throw from the hustle and bussle of downtown SF, Pacifica offers a spectacular encounter with the natural beauty of coastal N CA. Pacifica has miles of beach and many open spaces and parks that include coastal bluffs and panoramic views of the Bay Area.
Reviewed by keythom
on September 17, 2012
sunsets are amazing! people are friendly
Reviewed by Princess101
on September 17, 2012
I have been here on the coast for over 25 years and Pacifica still takes my breath away.
Reviewed by ssbisa
on September 17, 2012
A scenic joint with ocean views and skies for days. Great spot for dungie hunters. My favorite.
Reviewed by otterdan
on September 17, 2012
Beautiful beautiful town.
Reviewed by rhiannonrose88
on September 17, 2012
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