Fletcher Cove

“Fletcher Cove (‘Pillbox’ to you surfers)  was actually carved out of the surrounding bluffs with hydraulic hoses and steam shovels, creating the only walk-out beach in Solana.  Summer concerts & festivals here are always packed. One fish taco please…”  Sandbag C. Gull

Fletcher Cove Beach Slideshow


  • Lifeguard services → if any ← varies by season, day, hours, even weather!
  • Public bathrooms & showers available
  • Children’s playground and 1/2 basketball court available
  • Beach access is via a long, moderately steep ramp and stairs
  • Small public parking area, in addition to regular street parking


Take Interstate 5 to Solana Beach: Exit Lomas Santa Fe and head west.  Head straight across 101, where the park will be directly before you, with some parking just to the left on Sierra.