Located less than a mile from Laguna Beach Lodge, Aliso Beach Park is a large sandy beach. Home of the annual Skimboarding World Championship, Aliso Beach includes a number of bonfire pits, a tot lot, and a concession stand featuring food and beverages. Aliso Beach Park offers a variety of activities, including swimming, surfing, skimboarding, skin diving, and paddle boarding. It’s also a great beach to do tide pool exploration. Of course, if your idea of a vacation includes relaxing in the sun then Aliso Beach Park is for you. Stake your spot in the sand and let the warm Southern California sun wash over you. Perfect for the entire family, Aliso Beach Park is also dog friendly.