Pillar Point Harbor

Website: http://www.smharbor.com/pillarpoint

One Johnson Pier
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

Phone: 650-726-5727   

Fax: 560-726-7740   

Protected Harbor on the coast south of San Francisco, 369 Berths, Fuel Dock, Guest Dock, Fishing Pier, RV lot, Ice-Making Facilities, Hot Showers, Restrooms, Pump-Out Facilities, Launch Ramp, 24-hour staffing, Sportfishing, Whale Watching, Wireless Internet Connections, Commercial Fish Buying Center, Search & Rescue Operation, part of San Mateo County Harbor District.

Access: From the South or East Bays, take Highways 101, 280, or 880 to Highway 92 West. Turn right (North) on Highway 1 in Half Moon Bay. Turn left (West) on Capistrano Road (signal light four miles North of Half Moon Bay). Take the first left into Pillar Point Harbor. From the North Bay, take Highway 1 South seven miles past Pacifica. Turn right (West) on Capistrano Road, and take the first left into Pillar Point Harbor.

About Marinas

There are nearly 40 marinas in the central San Francisco Bay area, with a total of more than 11,000 slips. Many have some guest slips available for overnight visits. Some marinas have openings for permanent slips, but many have waiting lists.

About Guest Docks

There are few dedicated public guest docks on the bay. Many marinas have some guest slips available. If you're a member of a yacht club, other clubs can often offer a guest slip.

About Fuel Docks

There's only a few places on the bay where you can get fuel. All fuel docks have both gas and diesel, and most have pump-outs as well.

About Boat Ramps

If you have a trailer boat, head to one of these launch ramps to get it into San Francisco Bay.