Where Are the Best Fall Beach Escapes in the U.S.?

Nov 7, 2012
Outside Magazine
Santa Barbara beach in Californ

Santa Barbara beach.    Photo: David M. Schrader/Shutterstock


Autumn is my favorite time of the year to hit the beach. The weather is fantastic, crowds nonexistent, and—most importantly—the low-season prices are cheap. These seaside escapes combine great fall conditions with easy access to adventure, whether you like to fish, hike, bike, or paddle. 

St. George Island State Park, Florida
Santa Barbara, California
St. Simons Island, Georgia

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