Tourmaline Surf Park Beach -

Tourmaline Surf Park Beach

Known For

A surfing-only beach, and one of San Diego’s most popular spots for surfers

Nice area to picnic and watch the sunset

Great for sunbathing and watching the surfers

Overview & Amenities

  • Bike Parking
  • Dogs Allowed - at certain times
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for Kids
  • Free Parking

Tourmaline is a surfing-only beach, popular with novice surfers who are looking to get some practice in. The gentle, slow-rolling waves are perfect for beginners, longboarders, and even windsurfers and kiteboarders when the wind is high. Though you won’t see any swimmers here, many people like to come and watch the surfers at Tourmaline; especially at sunset as evening falls. There’s a small picnic area and parking lot here, as well.

Location & Contact


651 Tourmaline St · San Dieg, CA · 92109