Directions to the Boardwalk
The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, located at 400 Beach Street in Santa Cruz, California, is about a 75-minute drive from San Francisco, 45 minutes from the Monterey/Carmel area, and 30 minutes from the San Jose area.
To get to the Boardwalk, take Highway 17 or scenic Highway 1 to Santa Cruz and follow the street signs to Santa Cruz Beach.
Parking is $12 for cars, $30 for RVs. Parking lots are located across the street from the Boardwalk.