Historic stone landmark. Good tide pools at low tide. The monarch butterfly area is walking distance when the are hibernating here during certain times of the year.
Great place to go to the beach or catch the Monarch Butterflies when the rest here on their long trek to Mexico.
Natural Bridges is one the most iconic beaches in Santa Cruz. It gets its name from the bridge-like rocks that are left over form the waves crashing into them for years. It is also the location that millions of Monarch butterflies migrate to every year. For a full day of fun, look no further!
Nice beach, tide pools, nature center. Also is a monarch butterfly migration destination Oct-Feb each year.
“Great family fun, rides, games, food and of course the beach. Only a 15 minute drive from Aptos.”
“A bit more relaxed than West Cliff Dr. A stunning walk. Make a day trip of it and go visit the Whaler's Cafe and Bakery in Davenport. If you want to go further up Hwy 1, check out Ano Nuevo. ”
“Eatery with rustic-industrial looks offers a gastropub menu with Californian leanings & craft beer.”
“This microbrewery makes organic beers & serves them in a dog-friendly taproom with eats & a garden.”