Find your perfect beach in California. Most people search for “beaches near me” when traveling, and we’ve created this map and these lists of all the beaches in California to be their “go to” resource. We have every coastal beach in California organized by city and county. Pick from the most popular beaches or discover a hidden gem beach where you can explore without the crowds. Read about the activities each beach is known for from surfing and volleyball to beachcombing and clam digging. Every beach is unique!