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Attention: Due to a hazardous tree removal project, campsites are off reservation and available on a first-come first-served basis from February 1, 2014 through April 30, 2014. The project will only affect portions of the park, and the campground will remain open. Please call (831) 464-6329 for further information.
NEW BRIGHTON SB, CA
DescriptionSeason for Peak Fees: All Year
New Brighton State Beach features picnic areas, swimming, fishing and a nearby forest of Monterey pine. The camping area is on a bluff overlooking northern Monterey Bay. Reservations can be made YEAR-ROUND.
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Alerts and Important InformationDiscount Pass must be presented at the time of check in.
Your DMV Disabled Placard/License Plate does not automatically give you a discount on your campsite. You will need to obtain a CA State park-issued Disabled Discount Pass (DDP) or Distinguished Veterans Pass (DVP).
Park is subject to evacuation due to high winds and flooding.
The maximum consecutive stay from Mar 1 - Nov 30 is 7 days. When the maximum consecutive stay has occurred, the person(s), equipment, and/or vehicles(s) must vacate the campground for a period of 48 hours before returning for another stay.
Occupancy by the same persons, equipment, or vehicles of the Santa Cruz District's camping facilities is limited to a total of 30 days in any calendar year. These facilities include: Sunset SB campground, Manresa SB campground, Seacliff SB campground, New Brighton SB campground, Henry Cowell Redwoods SP campground, Big Basin Redwoods SP campground, and Portola Redwoods SP campground.
Getting There:New Brighton SB is located 77 miles south of San Francisco, and 6 miles south of Santa Cruz on Highway 1. In the town of Capitola take the New Brighton/Park Avenue exit off Highway One.
Mailing Address:NEW BRIGHTON SB
1500 PARK AVENUE
CAPITOLA CA 95010
Phone Number:Project Office:(831)464-6330