The wooden stairs at high tide!
A nice spot to sit and gaze at the sea.
Little benches with perfect views abound.
Agave americana plants reach up to the sunny California sky.
The ruins of the bathhouse.
The smooth slow ride at Yucca's.
Surfer girl at Sands Beach.
Surfers wait for the waves. Agave americana plants stretch to the sky. White cliffs in background.
Surfers check out the swell at Sands Beach.
Checking out the scene below from the bench carved into the cypress tree.
The dunes, with the lagoon behind.
Cute couples on the dunes at Coal Oil Point on a warm summer evening.
Snowy Plover chick with parent, at Coal Oil Point.
Photo used by permission, Snowy Plover Docent Program.
November day at Sands Beach.
Riding the waves on a beautiful November day in 2016.
Wonderful Pampas grass at the staircase at the end of Camino Majorca.
February flowers above Sands Beach in front of faculty housing.
Looking toward faculty housing from the cliff over the sea.
Path to the sea, and island in the distance.
Bench for pondering life.
Surfers on bikes riding into a misty sunset.
Jogging along the shore.
Exploring the mud flats at sunset.
A couple watches dogs playing on the shore.
Group of friends at Coal Oil Point at sunset.
A student reads while a pink cloud hangs overhead.
Sliver of silver moon and canary palm silhouette.
Moon and curve of beach, at nightfall.
Friends sit on a bench over the sea at night.
Students sitting up on the dunes watching the beach below.
View of faculty housing from the path, and snow on the mountains, February 26, 2023.
Bike riding along the path, to get to the surf spot.
Waves curl in to shore.
A surfer catches a silver wave.
The white cliffs catching the light.
Dunes and cypress trees.
A snowy plover. Cute, chubby bird!
Rocks and debris at the shore.
A surfer enters the freezing water!
These are cute plants. Americana Agave.
It's better above the beach than on the beach because of the huge globs of oil, especially in September.
Graffiti on the old pool house.
Pampas grass on the cliff.
Ice plant on the cliffs.
Flowers on the cliffs.
Tall grasses, and girl with curly hair sitting beside her bike.
Bike against a fence.
Yellow ice plant on the cliffs.
Purple ice plant!
Rocks in the water below.