Hidden Beach Park

End of Cliff Drive, Aptos

Photo of Hidden Beach Park

A tot play area, lawn, picnic table for small groups of 30 persons maximum to include children, and beach access can be found at this 1.5 acre neighborhood park. Restrooms are available. Portable bbq's and cookstoves (i.e. propane stoves, comal pozo disco) are not permitted. Alcohol, music and jump houses are not permitted.

Park Hours
Sunrise to sunset.

There are 8 parking spaces.

Photo of Two Park Benches at Hidden Beach ParkRecreation
A tot play area, lawn, and beach access are available.

From Hwy 1 exit on Rio Del Mar Blvd, go toward the ocean. Proceed about .7 miles on Rio Del Mar to Townsend Drive, just past Sumner Ave. Turn left on to Townsend Drive and go till the street dead ends. Turn left onto Cliff Drive, the park is at the end of the street.

Santa Cruz County Department of Parks, Open Space and Cultural Services
979 17th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
General Information (Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Phone: (831) 454-7901PRCweb@santacruzcountyca.gov