Ocean Beach, 92107 "OB" http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com Ocean Beach San Diego beaches, hotels, real estate, shopping, restaurants, surfing, things to do and the "OB" lifestyle Tue, 25 Dec 2012 15:05:19 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.4.11 2013 Grey Whale Watching Season Starts at Cabrillo National Monument http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/2013-grey-whale-watching-season-starts-at-cabrillo-national-monument/ Tue, 25 Dec 2012 00:29:02 +0000 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/?p=288 Continue reading ]]> Cabrillo National Monument Celebrates 2013 Whale
Watching Season with New Look Pacific Ocean Look Out

The new whale watching observation and education area at Cabrillo National Monument in San Diego.

The new whale watching observation and education area at Cabrillo National Monument in San Diego.

The 2013 Grey Whale migration is set to begin and visitors
to San Diego can go to Cabrillo National Monument and the
new whale watching observation section to try to find these
massive creatures as they head south to Mexico and then
back up to the artic.

The new “whale observation area” at the Cabrillo Park Reserve
includes a whale sculpture, whale observation binoculars,
Grey Whale migration information, maps and more.

Whale migration observation area at Cabrillo National Moument San Diego

Whale migration observation area at Cabrillo National Moument San Diego

If you are looking for an awesome cheap San Diego attraction
visit Cabrillo National Monument at the end of Point Loma
just down the road from Ocean Beach. The rate is $5.00 per car
load per day or $15.00 for a one year pass.

The Cabrillo National Monument also includes a scenic look out,
museum, gift shop, historic statue, theater and hiking trails
along with San Diego’s first light house.

Cabrillo National Reserve San Diego Grey Whale Watching Observation area.

Cabrillo National Reserve San Diego Grey Whale Watching Observation area.

Check out the link below for
more pictures and resources on
Cabrillo National Monument
“San Diego’s Most Scenic Location” as
per SoCal Beaches Magazine

http://www.socalbeachmag.net/placestovisit/cabrillonationalpark.html

 Grey Whale Migration Map San Diego

Grey Whale Migration Map San Diego

 

Cabrillo National Monument

Cabrillo National Monument
1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive San Diego, CA 92106-3601
Phone: Headquarters (619) 557-5450
Visitor Information (TTY) (619) 222-8211

Welcome to Cabrillo National Monument and tidal pools located in Point Loma San Diego. The Cabrillo National Monument is widely regarded as one of the most scenic spots in California with 360 degree views of downtown San Diego and the Pacific Ocean. Cabrillo National Monument offers hiking trails, a visitors center with movies and a bookstore, a historical lighthouse, tidal pools and some of the best views in San Diego and Southern California.

ACCESSIBILITY: The Monument is quite accessible. Ramps are available throughout much of the park. Special passes are provided to allow vehicles into less accessible view areas. The Visitor Center’s rest rooms include an accesible unisex facility and a baby changing room. The historic Old Point Loma Lighthouse, however, is accesible by stairs only. Audio Station Programs are available in six languages. There are written copies of audio messages, a tactile model of a whale, adjustable phones, and a TDD.

More info:
http://www.socalbeachmag.net/placestovisit/cabrillonationalpark.html

Cabrillo National Monument Visitor Center San Diego CA

Cabrillo National Monument Visitor Center San Diego CA

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2012 Ocean Beach Christmas Parade A Great Night of Fun Photo Gallery http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/2012-ocean-beach-christmas-parade-a-great-night-of-fun-photo-gallery/ Sun, 02 Dec 2012 17:52:29 +0000 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/?p=248 Continue reading ]]> 2012 Ocean Beach Christmas Parade Brings Out Thousands
To Cheer on Community Friends and Family Photos / Pictures

The 2012 “OB” Christmas Parade once again featured what makes
parades and events like this special and it is the excitement and fun
that goes into getting ready and also cheering and watching.

Woodie Float at the 2012 Ocean Beach Christmas Parade on Newport Avenue

Woodie Float at the 2012 Ocean Beach Christmas Parade on Newport Avenue

For the kids the Ocean Beach Christmas Parade is a grand event with
candy, clowns, cheers and waves coming from a coloful entourage of
vehicles and floats and much of the attention being focused on them.

2012 Ocean Beach Parade Video

For the adults it is an opportunity to see friends, family and get together
in the one of the dozens of locals bars and restaurants and enjoy a
Saturday and holiday season.

2012 Ocean Beach Christmas Parades - VW Bugs and Buses lined with lights!

2012 Ocean Beach Christmas Parades – VW Bugs and Buses lined with lights!

This year celebrated 32 years of the Ocean Beach Christmas Parade and
Ocean Beach being a community for 125 years. See the photos and
pictures of the 2012 “OB” Christmas Parade below.

Photos by Sean Callahan & SoCal Beaches Magazine
www.socalbeachmag.net

2012 Ocean Beach Christmas Parade - The Wonderland Float complete with elves!

2012 Ocean Beach Christmas Parade – The Wonderland Float complete with elves!

2012 OCEAN BEACH PARADE PHOTO GALLERY

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Happy Holidays from Ocean Beach San Diego Photos http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/happy-holidays-from-ocean-beach-san-diego-photos/ Sun, 25 Nov 2012 17:41:25 +0000 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/?p=239 Continue reading ]]> Ocean Beach San Diego Photo Gallery and Area
Pictures “From the Lens” for November 2012

Take a look at some of the area photos of Ocean Beach
for November 2012 as the community gets ready for
the holiday season!

Ocean Beach San Diego Newport Avenue holiday signs line the streets!

Ocean Beach San Diego Newport Avenue holiday signs line the streets!

Hodad's world famous famous hamburger joint on Newport Avenue

Hodad’s world famous famous hamburger joint on Newport Avenue

Sunset Cliffs section of Ocean Beach

Sunset Cliffs section of Ocean Beach

Ocean Beach new Toyota Lifeguard Trucks

Ocean Beach new Toyota Lifeguard Trucks

Visit our Ocean Beach photo gallery for more Ocean Beach pictures
http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/ocean-beach-photo-gallery/

* photos by Sean Callahan and SoCal Beaches Magazine
www.socalbeachmag.net

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Ocean Beach San Diego “92107” Real Estate Market Report Nov 2012 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/ocean-beach-san-diego-92107-real-estate-market-report-nov-2012/ Sat, 24 Nov 2012 18:31:30 +0000 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/?p=232 Continue reading ]]> Ocean Beach San Diego “92107” Real Estate Market
Report and Statistics for November 2012

Market View for the Ocean Beach “92107” Zip Code

 The average median sales price of homes in Ocean Beach was $570,000
with the avarage listing price being close to a million at 978,855. Here
is a look at current numbers and changes from Trulia.com
Avg. Listing Price $978,855 Wk ending Nov 07
       -$13,609           -1.4% w-o-w
Median Sales Price$570,000Aug ’12 – Oct ’12
        +$52,000         +10.0% y-o-y
Ocean Beach real estate for sale - market statisitcs for the "92017" zip code in San Diego

Ocean Beach real estate for sale – market statisitcs for the “92017” zip code in San Diego

San Diego, “92107” Ocean Beach Summary

The median sales price for homes in ZIP code 92107 in San Diego from Aug 12 to Oct 12 was $570,000 based on 68 sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median sales price increased 10%, or $52,000, and the number of sales decreased 6.8%. Average price per square foot for homes in 92107 was $423, an increase of 4.7% compared to the same period last year. There are currently 60 resale and new homes in ZIP code 92107 on Trulia, including 1 open house, as well as 61 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. The average listing price for homes for sale in 92107 was $978,855 for the week ending Nov 07, which represents a decrease of 1.4%, or $13,609, compared to the prior week. Popular ZIP codes in San Diego include 92128 and 92109, with average listing prices of $449,839 and $1,103,761.

Ocean Beach real estate for sale and listings for “92107”
http://www.sandiegobeaches.biz/content/searchform.html?formname=zipcode&zipcode=92107

Pacific Beach real estate market reports Nov 2012
http://pacificbeachblogs.com/pacific-beach-real-estate-market-statistics-report-november-2012/

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Hodads Ocean Beach A World Famous Hamburger Restaurant on Newport Ave http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/hodads-ocean-beach-a-world-famous-hamburger-restaurant-on-newport-ave/ Sat, 24 Nov 2012 17:59:09 +0000 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/?p=229 Continue reading ]]> Hodad’s Ocean Beach Hamburger Restaurant Attracting
Customers From All Over The World and San Diego

Hodad’s $5 Burger and Basket Coupon Click Here

Hodad’s Burger Joint – “OB”
5010 Newport Ave. Ocean Beach CA 92107

When it comes to awesome hamburgers, veggie burgers,
chicken burgers and more Hodad’s is a legandary beach
restaurant that attracts customers from all over the world.

Hodad’s has been recognized as one of the top 5 burger joints
in the country by CNN with Hodad’s being the only West Coast
restaurant to get recognized.

Hodad's Burger Joint at 5010 Newport Avenue Ocean Beach San Diego 92109

Hodad’s Burger Joint at 5010 Newport Avenue Ocean Beach San Diego 92109

In 1969, Byron and Virginia Hardin began serving the world’s
best burgers. Hodad’s first location was located on the beach at
the end of Santa Monica Ave. in Ocean Beach. In 1991, after several
moves, Hodad’s opened at it’s present location in the heart of
Ocean Beach’s Newport Ave. In 2011 Hodad’s opened a second location
in beautiful downtown San Diego.  Hodad’s is now owned by second
generation Burgermeister, Mike “Bossman” Hardin who continues
the family tradition.

Guy Fieri on Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives on The Food Channel
stops by Hodads and lets people know what he thinks.

If you are looking for an excellent restaurant and burger place
in San Diego close to the beach this is a must stop – just ask
Guy

Hodad’s Burger Joint
5010 Newport Ave. Ocean Beach CA 92107
Call us at: 619-224-4623
Restaurant Hours:
11am-9pm Sunday-Thursday
11am-10pm Friday & Saturday
Closed on Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day
www.hodadies.com

Ocean Beach restaurants, places to eat along the beaches
in San Diego, Hodad’s Ocean Beach burger joint!

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Big Wave Surfing Highlights Video from Sunset Cliffs on Big Friday Jan 6 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/big-wave-surfing-highlights-video-from-sunset-cliffs-on-big-friday-jan-6/ Sat, 21 Jan 2012 20:57:28 +0000 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/?p=188 Continue reading ]]> Sunset Cliffs Surfing Highlight Video Showcases
Monster Surf and Waves 16+ Feet Hitting San Diego Coast

Check out some of the big waves, monster surf and sufers
catching waves at Sunset Cliffs on a day known as
“Big Friday” when monster 16 foot+ waves and surf
pounded the San Diego coastline.

See more photos and videos from “Big Friday” at the link below
http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/monster-surf-and-big-waves-hit-sunset-cliffs-and-the-ocean-beach-pier/

Surfer catches a tube ride at Sunset Cliffs in San Diego on "Big Friday"

Surfer catches a tube ride at Sunset Cliffs in San Diego on "Big Friday"

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Monster Surf and Big Waves Hit Sunset Cliffs and The Ocean Beach Pier http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/monster-surf-and-big-waves-hit-sunset-cliffs-and-the-ocean-beach-pier/ Fri, 20 Jan 2012 22:09:03 +0000 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/?p=168 Continue reading ]]> Surfers and Thousands of San Diego Residents Flock to
Ocean Beach and Sunset Cliffs to See Monster 16+ Ft Waves

Monster waves and big surf close down the Ocean Beach Pier January 6th 2012

Monster waves and big surf close down the Ocean Beach Pier January 6th 2012

Monster surf hit the San Diego coast and with it came swells
and waves ranging from 15ft to 18ft sets at South West facing
coastal areas and beaches. Thousands of San Diego residents
took the day off to watch professional quality surfers catch
tube sized rides normally for Hawaii beaches.

Check out some of the photos and video from Sunset Cliffs,
The Ocean Beach Pier and also Windansea Beach La Jolla.

Paddleboarder at Sunset Cliffs catches a tube ride as monster waves hit the San Diego coast

Paddleboarder at Sunset Cliffs catches a tube ride as monster waves hit the San Diego coast

Photos by SoCal Beaches Magazine www.socalbeachmag.net
& sean callahan www.socalbeachesblog.com

Monster Waves Hit the Ocean Beach Pier video

Ocean Beach big waves, surfing and monster surf hitting
the coast photo and picture gallery below.

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Sunset Cliffs and Ocean Beach Featured in New Veronica LaVery Swimwear Music Video http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/sunset-cliffs-and-ocean-beach-featured-in-new-veronica-lavery-swimwear-music-video/ Sun, 30 Oct 2011 14:46:05 +0000 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/?p=157 Continue reading ]]> Swimsuit Model Veronica LaVery Featured in Music Video
Showcasing Ocean Beach, Sunset Cliffs and a 1954 Chevy

When it comes to amazing coastal beauty few places can match
the views from Sunset Cliffs San Diego. With miles of winding
rocky coastline and great surf breaks this area is as popular
for walks and hiking as it is for surfing.

Sunset Cliffs featured in SoCal Beaches Magazine music video

Sunset Cliffs featured in SoCal Beaches Magazine music video

Check out the video below showcasing Sunset Cliffs and
Playboy cyber model Veronica LaVery in a music video
featuring rock and rock guitarist Roger Filgate.

Swimwear model Veronica LaVery at Sunset Cliffs San Diego

Swimwear model Veronica LaVery at Sunset Cliffs San Diego

Veronica LaVery swimsuit model photo shoot and music video
shot in Ocean Beach featuring rock and roll guitarist Roger Filgate

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Ocean Beach Tidal Pools Provide a Close Up Look at Ocean Sea Life http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/ocean-beach-tidal-pools-provide-a-close-up-look-at-ocean-sea-life/ Sun, 14 Aug 2011 21:33:53 +0000 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/?p=145 Continue reading ]]>  A small crab sits on the rocks at the Ocean Beach Tidal Pools

A small crab sits on the rocks at the Ocean Beach Tidal Pools

Ocean Beach Tidal Pools Showcase Sea Life
and Ocean Creatures to Visitors

Ocean Beach Tidal Pool Video

If you are looking for a fun thing to do in San Diego
for the kids and family you cannot go wrong taking a
trip to Ocean Beach to see the coastal tidal pools.

The tidal pools showcase all types of sea life including
crabs and starfish and low tides are the best times to visit.

Ocean Beach tidal pools provide a fun thing to do in San Diego!

Ocean Beach tidal pools provide a fun thing to do in San Diego!

Although guests are not allowed to take anything with them the
interaction of fish and sealife in the mini tidal pools make for
a great educational outing for everyone.

San Diego has a host of great attractions and things to do
and the Ocean Beach tidal pools are one place to put on
your places to visit list!

The Ocean Beach Pier in San Diego

The Ocean Beach Pier in San Diego

Ocean Beach Tidal Pool Video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J1y_E0fZ7Og

Ocean Beach Pier
http://www.socalbeachmag.net/placestovisit/oceanbeachpier.html

San Diego Attractions and Things to Do
http://hotels.socalbeachmag.net/2219_ticket-list_m10_r185993.html

Ocean Beach tidal pools provide a fun thing to do in San Diego! A small crab sits on the rocks at the Ocean Beach Tidal Pools The Ocean Beach Pier in San Diego ]]>
New Ocean Beach Real Estate Search by Property Type Feature Added http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/new-ocean-beach-real-estate-search-by-property-type-feature-added/ Sat, 13 Aug 2011 20:28:12 +0000 http://www.oceanbeachblogs.com/?p=142 Continue reading ]]> Ocean Beach Real Estate Search by Property
Types Feature Popular with Home Buyers

Ocean Beach Home Search click here

A new real estate search feature is becoming increasingly
popular for new home buyers allowing them to zero in
on the types of property they want and then by price.

The new real estate search feature has been implented
in Ocean Beach, Point Loma and Pacific Beach and it is
growing each month in search traffic.

“We are getting a lot of feed back on the new Ocean Beach property search page and the main feedback is people love it”, said SoCal Beaches Magazine and Media spokesperson Mark Fitzgerald.  Real Estate brokers are set up with the special search feed and then it is distributed through the SoCal Beaches Magazine network of websites, blogs and social media platforms.

To check out the Ocean Beach real estate search feature click the link below.
http://www.sandiegobeachesrealestate.com/199101-San-Diego-Ocean-Beach-CA-RESCmty.aspx

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