Pacifica, California


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

3 Votes - "Most Beautiful"
1 Votes - "Best for Geocaching"


Pacifica, CA hosts parks and beaches with coastal, mountainous views and noteworthy sunsets. Only 20 minutes outside of San Francisco, the city cherishes its smaller town feel so close to the city.

Visitors love Rockaway Beach, the Pacifica Pier, Pedro Point, and Skyline Blvd. It’s also home to Frontierland Park, San Pedro County Park, and Mori Point. Linda Mar State Beach is a favorite destination with adventure-seekers interested in surfing, hiking, and biking.

Each year, Pacifica hosts the Pacific Coast Fog Festival during the last Saturday and Sunday of September. The festival offers a hometown parade, plenty of activities for children, and a variety of local artists, vendors, and performers.

You can explore the town using the free Gold Line Shuttle and stop by the Sanchez Art Center, Coastside Farmer’s Market, or Pacifica Skate Park. Be sure to see Portola’s Statue and capture the hills, mountains, and ocean on film.

Pacifica is a lovely place!
Reviewed by hbksloss
on September 17, 2012
Small town feel with attitude. Amazing views and unique people!
Reviewed by leifjk
on September 17, 2012
Lots of secret beauty here in Pacifica, Ca. Sunsets, mountains, trails, beaches, people, quaint shops and history. A photographers dream any time of the day or evening. Flowers, birds, skies and the beauty of friendly small town people.
on September 17, 2012
Pacifica is beautiful !
Reviewed by psprpb
on September 17, 2012
Pacifica has always been a place of intense beauty and healing for me during some of the most difficult times in my life and I continue to enjoy it during the good times too. There is something just magical about the way the view of the ocean just hits you as you come down highway 1 or sharp park rd. It just melts your worries away.
Reviewed by tomahto
on September 17, 2012
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