is 30 minutes north
of San Francisco
. The beach is only 1 mile
long, but it is a pretty
, secluded spot. The locals surf
here, but remember your wetsuit
. The water
. A distinguishing
factor of Muir Beach is that campfire
s are permissible. The last time I was there, the air was fairly cool and I was very grateful
for another beachgoer's fire
There is supposedly a clothing-optional
) portion of the beach, but I've never seen it.
Muir Beach is also the name of the community that resides near the beach.