The park opens for day use at 7:00 a.m. and closes at
vehicle for day use. $1 per person (vehicles with 10 or more
leash no longer than 6' in length. License required.
Campsites, a boardwalk with viewing
areas, and beach wheelchairs that are available upon request.
Doran Park has a 2-mile stretch of sandy beach
and is a popular place for visitors to picnic, build sand castles, fly kites,
surf, fish and stroll. A rock jetty at the harbor mouth provides access for
fishing, crabbing and exploring sea life. The boat launch can accommodate up
to 20-foot boats. A parking lot is located adjacent to the launch and can
handle 30 vehicles with trailers. Additional amenities include a
fish-cleaning station, boat-rinsing station and picnic areas.
Accessible features include campsites, a boardwalk with viewing areas, and
beach wheelchairs that are available upon request.
Doran Beach Trails
Length:Approximately 1.28 miles
Doran Regional Park
contains approximately 1.28 miles of trail. The main trail meanders through the
dunes on the ocean side of the park, and connects easily to an ADA accessible
boardwalk with benches and wildlife viewing areas. Equestrians are welcome in
the park and are allowed on the 1 mile stretch of sandy beach east of the second
parking lot, but not beyond. Equestrians interested in exploring the park should
be aware that Doran is a popular park all year, and riders should be comfortable
encountering swimmers, picnickers, campers, fishermen, kite flyers, vehicles,
and leashed dogs.
Accessible group camping areas (Miwok/Tent Campgrounds)Accessible family camping areas (Jetty and Miwok/Tent Campgrounds)
Individual campsites, restrooms with electrical
outlets, flush toilets and coin operated showers ($1.50 per 5 minutes). Please
note: there are no RV hook-ups.
The campgrounds are open year-round and
offer quality camping facilities in beautiful surroundings.
Detailed camping and
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