With miles and miles of beaches, surfing is one of San Clemente’s popular pastimes. Whether it’s surfing along the San Clemente Pier or riding the waves along spots like Califia Beach Park and the San Clemente State Beach, San Clemente offers plenty of opportunities to indulge your love of the sport, with ideal wave and weather conditions that attract surfers of all skill levels.
Most of the beaches in San Clemente are the perfect venues for a host of other water-related sports and activities, which include swimming, fishing, wakeboarding, beach volleyball, and more. This is definitely the place to be if you just can’t get enough of the California sun and surf. You can even go whale and dolphin watching just off the coast of Dana Point at certain times of the year.
San Clemente’s beautiful weather and scenic location make various outdoor sports even more inviting. An extensive network of trails that stretch from the beach to the canyons provides a safe and pleasant experience for biking, hiking, and riding, with spectacular views all around. Golfing enthusiasts will enjoy the city’s many courses, which include the San Clemente Municipal Golf Course, Talega Golf Club, Shorecliffs Golf Club, and the Bella Collina Towne & Golf Club.