Moran Lake Park

East Cliff Drive near 26th Avenue, Live Oak

Photo of Moran Lake Park BeachDescription
This 9.2 acre regional park provides beach access, picnicing, surfing, and fishing with proper licences. Restrooms are available. Alcohol, music and jump houses are not permitted. Portable bbq's and cookstoves (i.e. propane stoves, comal pozo/disco) are not permitted.

Park Hours
8:00 am till Sunset.

There are 40 parking spaces .

Photo of Moran Lake ParkRecreation
The beach is directly across the street. It is popular for picnics, surfing, fishing, and games.

From Hwy 1 exit 41st avenue and turn toward the ocean. Proceed on 41st Ave about 2.5 miles, then turn right on Portola Drive. Turn left onto 26th Ave then left at East Cliff Drive. Look for the park and parking area on your left.

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)