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Northbeach Campground - California State Parks of the San Luis Obispo Coast
Monarch Butterflies, Northbeach Campground - California State Parks of the San Luis Obispo Coast A short walk through North Beach Campground will lead you to the beach or the Monarch butterfly grove. Many people come to marvel at the sight of thousands of Monarch butterflies that migrate here to spend the winter. Docents are on site daily from November through February, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, and give talks about Monarchs at 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM.
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Location - Directions
Northbound U.S. 101 exit Price Street in Pismo Beach. Travel north on Price for 25 yards to Ocean View Road, then west one block to Dolliver Street ( Hwy. 1 ). Go south for 1 mile. Campground is on the right. Southbound U.S. 101 exit Hwy. 1 ( Dolliver Street ). Travel south for 1.3 miles on Dolliver Street. Campground is on the right.

Reservations are available from Memorial Day to Labor Day by calling 1-800-444-7275.

Seasons - Climate - Recommended clothing
The weather can be changeable; layered clothing is recommended.

Amenities & Facilities at a Glance
  Exhibits & Programs
  Wildlife Viewing
  Family Campsites
  Picnic Areas
  Guided Tours
  Hike or Bike Campsites
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  Hiking Trails
  Horseback Trails
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  Reservations Recommended
Horseback Trails

For More information about guided walks or volunteering for the Buttefly Park visit the CCHNA web site.

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