BEACH Clean-Ups

Join us for the 38th Annual Coastal Cleanup Day!  Saturday, September 17 from 9:00 a.m. to noon, and all month long! This cleanup event is a great way for families, friends, community groups, and schools to come together to help clean up creeks, parks, neighborhoods, and local beaches.

Cleanup Site: Dunes Beach
Clean Swell App Group Name: Rotary HMB
Site Captain: Mitone Griffiths, Rotary Club of Half Moon Bay |
Register: Registration Form
Meetup Address: Dunes Beach Parking Lot, Young Avenue
Directions: Hwy 1 and Young Avenue, Half Moon Bay 
Parking: Beach parking lot, let them know you’re part of the cleanup crew 

Cleanup Site: Pillar Point Harbor 
Clean Swell App Group Name: PBC – Pillar Point Harbor
Site Captain: Laurel Frishman, Pacific Beach Coalition 
Register: Registration Form
Meetup Address: 1 Johnson Pier, Half Moon Bay 
Directions: Meet behind Harbormaster station 
Parking: Plenty of parking on Pillar Point Harbor Blvd. at 1 Johnson Pier

Cleanup Site: Poplar Beach
Clean Swell App Group Name: Surfrider San Mateo 
Site Captain: Surfrider San Mateo Chapter |
Register: Registration Form
Meetup Address: Poplar Beach parking lot
Directions: Meet us at the beach entrance adjacent to the parking lot at Poplar Beach in Half Moon Bay.
Parking: Beach parking lot

More information on Coastal Clean Up Day and more information is available here:

Pacific Beach Coalition 

More information here:

Last Saturday of every month

Surfer's Beach, meet at the sea wall near Pillar Point RV Park

9am - 11am

Volunteers are encouraged to bring their own gloves and buckets

Sea Hugger 

More information and sign the waiver here:

2nd Saturday of every month

Surfer's Beach

1:00 - 3:00

Bring your own work gloves

4th Saturday of every month

Dunes Beach

10:00 - 12:00

Bring your own gloves


More information and dates here: