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El Matador State Beach, Malibu

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Beach · Nature / Park
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Enjoy a day at the beach as you swim, sunbathe, and relax in a peaceful atmosphere at El Matador State Beach. The network of caves and rock formations make this beach a well-known spot for nature photographers--bring a camera and see if you too can capture a few great snaps. If you visit at low tide, you'll enjoy ideal views of these caves and formations. The approach to the beach involves a steep path and a wooden staircase, which could present difficulties for visitors who have mobility problems. Arrange to visit El Matador State Beach and other attractions in Malibu using our Malibu trip tool.
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  • El Matador is one of three beaches that make up the Robert H. Meyer Memorial State Beach. It is the only section I visited and there were a few other people there. While the website states there is....  more
    El Matador is one of three beaches that make up the Robert H. Meyer Memorial State Beach. It is the only section I visited and there were a few other people there. While the website states there is....  more »
  • Really enjoyed our visit to this rocky shore. The bluffs offer a great view and picnic space. (sparse facilities, not really a bathing beach anyway). A short but steep hike down to the water's edge.....  more
    Really enjoyed our visit to this rocky shore. The bluffs offer a great view and picnic space. (sparse facilities, not really a bathing beach anyway). A short but steep hike down to the water's edge.....  more »

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