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Dana Point

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The once famed surf spot, "Killer Dana" marks only a small surf shop now. The development of the harbor ruined the awesome surfing break & now there are only tales. Developers at work for your leisure enjoyment & tourists dollar. Or who knows, maybe the cliffs & beaches were eroding too fast? See more history of this coastal region, with links below.
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elevation: 10' population: 31,900 zip code: 92624


very developed marina with harbor & cliffs

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Orange County
South of Laguna Beach
off Interstate 5, at Beach Hwy 1



  • Beaches closeby
  • Bike Riding & Rentals
  • Boating
  • Camping
  • Shopping
  • Surfing
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Dana Point Harbor
  • Doheny State Beach
  • Aliso Beach County Park
  • Crystal Cove State Park
  • Silverado Modjeska Recreation & Parks
  • dana point campgrounds

    Doheny Beach Campground
    Crystal Cove State Park Camping
    Crystal Cove Beach Cottages
    San Clemente Campground
    San Onofre Beach Camping

    tent camping

    Marina village with restaurants, lodging, shops & of course, boat slips. On the coast, with nice beaches & RV camping, tent camping on beach, plenty to see & do.

    nearby towns:
    San Juan Capistrano
    San Clemente
    Laguna Beach
    Costa Mesa
    local links:

    Dana Point Chamber of Commerce
    Clocktower Building, LaPlaza Center

    Dana Point Historical Society
    Killer Dana Surf Shop
    Tanaka Organic Farms
    Dana Point Harbor
    Dana Point Marina
    Doheny State Beach Interpretive Assoc.
    Mountain Bike Club of OC
    Grizzly Bear National Monument
    Independent News: Voice of OC
    Orange County Time Bank

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