Shaw’s Cove Laguna Beach
Located: 1000 block Cliff Drive near Fairview Street and Wave Street
Shaw’s Cove is a small beach located below homes in North Laguna Beach, California. The stair entrance to Shaw’s Cove is at the intersection of Fairview Street and Cliff Drive, one block from North Coast Highway. Shaw’s Cove lies between Boat Canyon-Fisherman’s Cove to the east and Crescent Bay to the west. During high tide, much of the beach area is covered. During low tide, the tide pools are exposed at both ends of Shaw’s Cove. Shaw’s Cove is popular with scuba divers, snorkelers, swimmers, and body boarders.
No dogs allowed from 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. June 15th – September 10th. Dogs on leashes are allowed outside of these times and dates.
Shaw’s Cove lies between Boat Canyon-Fisherman’s Cove to the south and Twin Points Hidden Beach then Crescent Bay Beach to the north.