Stinson Beach is a beach in Marin County, California, on the west coast of the United Statesm located 2.5 miles (4 km) east-southeast of Bolinas and about a 35-minute drive from the Golden Gate Bridge. It is near important attractions such as Muir Woods National Monument, Muir Beach, and Mount Tamalpais. It has a long beach with cold water.
Stinson Beach is a popular day trip for people in the San Francisco Bay Area and for tourists visiting northern California. The beach is one of the cleanest in California, and sandy, unlike the rockier neighboring beach in Bolinas.