611 Avenida Victoria, San Clemente, CA 92672
There’s nothing that can compare with strolling on the San Clemente Pier, which is open daily at 4:00am and closes around midnight. For anglers, you can be there at the break of dawn to get some quality fishing in. To the north is Dana Point Harbor where fishing trips run daily and to the south, you can take a boat excursions out of Oceanside in San Diego County. In addition to offering free fishing, the pier has indoor/outdoor restaurant dining and offers a wonderful location to watch surfing competitions, sports activities and beach fun. A bait and tackle shop, restrooms and a restaurant greets visitors at the entrance to the pier. The pier itself is located near the end of Del Mar Street and it’s difficult to find if you don’t know where to look. Amtrak trains run adjacent beach, providing drop off for coastal travelers.