Complete List of Hands Across the Sand Coastal San Diego Events
June 25th, 2010
A full listing of all coastal San Diego County Hands Across the Sand events, Saturday June 26th, compiled by Richard Miller and our friends at the San Diego and Imperial County Sierra Club chapter.
For additional information on Hands Across the Sand and other coastal conservation and clean-up events, check out the San Diego Surfrider chapter, along with our friends at San Diego Coastkeeper, Pro Peninsula, and Wildcoast / Costasalvaje.
What to do at a Hands Across the Sand event:
STEP 1 – Go to one of the gatherings listed below at 11:00 am for one hour, rain or shine.
STEP 2 – Join hands for 15 minutes at 12:00 noon forming lines in the sand against oil drilling in our coastal waters.
STEP 3 – Leave only your footprints.
CARDIFF BY THE SEA, SAN ELIJO
Hwy. 101 south of Chesterfield Dr. on the south side of the San Elijo Lagoon bridge.
CARDIFF BY THE SEA, SAN ELIJO STATE BEACH
Exit the 5 freeway at Birmingham Drive and head west towards the beach. Turn LEFT on San Elijo Ave. Turn RIGHT on Chesterfield Drive and cross over the railroad tracks. Turn RIGHT on Coast Hwy. 101. For more information on this event click HERE.
CARLSBAD, CARLSBAD STATE BEACH
Ponto Beach, Carlsbad.
CARLSBAD, CARLSBAD STATE BEACH
Hwy. 101 to Carlsbad State Beach; start point at Pine Ave. and Hwy. 101, across from the Carlsbad Tamarack Beach Resort and Best Western Beach View Lodge. Start lining up down from the bathroom area.
CARLSBAD, TAMARACK BEACH
Tamarack Beach, Carlsbad Blvd. Meet at the bottom of the stairs across from the Tamarack Resort at 3200 Carlsbad Blvd. (zip is 92008)
ENCINITAS, MOONLIGHT BEACH
Take the 5 freeway to Encinitas Blvd., then head to beach to meet us there. Event starts at 12:00 noon and we will hold hands for 15 minutes. Please come in advance to start on time.
IMPERIAL BEACH, EVERGREEN AND SEACOAST
Meet on the beach directly north of the pier located at Evergreen and Seacoast, Imperial Beach. (zip is 91932)
LA JOLLA, LA JOLLA SHORES
Take the 5 freeway to La Jolla Village Drive, then west to N.Torrey Pines, down the hill to La Jolla Shores, right to first light, left to end. Will meet at the La Jolla Shores lifeguard station.
LA JOLLA, WINDANSEA BEACH
Meet on the beach in between Playa Del Sur and Playa Del Norte. The cross street is Neptune.
OCEANSIDE, CASSIDY STREET
Meet at Cassidy St. and Pacific St. in Oceanside. (zip is 92054)
OCEANSIDE, OCEANSIDE BEACH
Meeting in Oceanside right by the pier from tower 1-6.
OCEANSIDE, OCEANSIDE PIER
Google maps shows location at the end of Pier View Ave. 333 Pacific restaurant is the closest landmark. Take the 5 freeway and get off at Mission to Downtown. Free parking the the transit parking sturcture to the south of the pier; carpooling is encouraged. Let’s pack it out! Meet you at the entry of the pier, west side of the Coast to Coast highway at the benches starting 10:30 am!
OCEANSIDE, WISCONSIN AVENUE
Let’s join hands with those meeting at the Oceanside Pier and in Carlsbad by gathering at the bottom of Wisconsin Ave. on the beach. There is a pay parking lot at the bottom of Wisconsin Ave. on the Strand, or free street parking on South Pacific St. near Wisconsin; walk down to the beach from there.
SAN DIEGO, MARINERS POINT, MISSION BAY
Join 1,000 ocean-loving outrigger paddlers from Southern California for Hands Across the Sand. Take I-8 to the Sports Arena Blvd. exit, make a right onto West Mission Bay Dr. and continue on to West Mission Bay Dr. ramp. Continue over the bridge and the parking lot will be on the left-hand side.
SAN DIEGO, MISSION BEACH, LIFEGUARD TOWER 13
Take the I-8 west to W. Mission Bay Dr./Sports Arena Blvd. exit. Turn right at W. Mission Bay Dr./Sports Arena Blvd. From right lane, take the ramp onto W. Mission Bay Dr. Turn left at Mission Blvd., then take the first right into the parking lot. Park your vehicle, and walk to lifeguard tower 13 on the beach.
SAN DIEGO, OCEAN BEACH
***Be aware this event will coincide with the O.B. Street Fair.***
Recommended for locals or those who are already planning on attending the street fair. We will be meeting at the base of the O.B. Pier at the end of Newport Ave. For more information on this event click HERE.
SAN DIEGO, PACIFIC BEACH
Meet on the beach just north of Crystal Pier which at the end of Garnet Ave. in Pacific Beach; in conjunction with Surfrider.
SAN DIEGO, TORREY PINES STATE PRESERVE
For directions please click HERE.
For more information on Hands Across the Sand events in California, click HERE.