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  Map: San Mateo Section 5 |   Point: 5-

Name or Prominent Feature:
West end of trail at Pillar Point
Area: Pillar Point
UTM Coordinates
- Zone: 10
- Easting: 544367
- Northing: 4149961
Decimal Degrees Coordinates
- Longitude: 0
- Latitude: 0
Location: end of West Point Ave. at beach
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  • Path to Beach

  • The trail at the base of the bluffs leads out to the south-facing beach at Pillar Point. The famous Maverick's surf spot is way offshore, but barely visable from this point. The sandy beach is covered with surf at high tide, so be careful. Unpredictable currents offshore.


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      • The trail ends at Pillar Point except at very low tides. Mavericks surf spot is westerly offshore.