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Introduction to Dana Point

An introduction to the community of Dana Point in Orange County, Southern California and where to find Dana Point information for visitors and residents. The city of Dana Point and the Dana Point geographical feature were named after "Two Years Before the Mast" author and sailor Richard Henry Dana.

Facts About Dana Point
STATUS: Incorporated City
INCORPORATED: 1989 January 1
POPULATION: Greater than 34,000
SIZE: About 29 square miles
POPULATION DENSITY: More than 1,100 people per square mile
POSTAL ZIP CODES: 92624 and 92629

Attractions in Dana Point
- Baby Beach (inside the harbor)
- Bluff Top Trail
- Coastline 7.5 miles long
- Dana Point Harbor
- Dana Point Nature Interpretive Center
- Doheny State Beach
- Ocean Institute
- Pilgrim Tall Ship
- Pines Park
- Salt Creek Beach
- Sea Canyon Park
- Strands Beach
- Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel Spa
- Spa Gaucin
- Massage Envy Spa Dana Point
- Dana Point Bodycentre
- Dana Point Marine Conservation Area
- Doheny Beach State Marine Conservation Area
- Niguel State Marine Conservation Area<

Activities in Dana Point
- AllWater Boat Rentals, Charters, and Expeditions
- CaliCamp
- Captain Dave's Dolphin and Whale Watching Safaris
- Catalina Express Ferry
- Curlew Charters
- Dana Point Jet Ski and Kayak Center
- Dana Wharf Whale Watching and Sportfishing
- Dream Catcher yacht Charters
- EZ Cruizer Bikes
- Girl in the Curl Surf School
- Harbor Boat Rentals
- Monarch Beach Golf Links
- OC Ocean Adventures
- Ritz Carlton Hotel Eco Adventure
- Riverstone Cycle3s
- Riverstone Cycles
- Sandy Bottoms Tours
- SUP Fitness Dana Point
- SUP Fitness Laguna
- Synaptic Cycles Bicycle Rentals
- Top Tier Luxury Excursions

Taverns and Bars in Dana Point
- Doheny Saloon
- Hennesy's Tavern
- Rib Joint, The
- Vivo Rooftop Lounge

Events in Dana Point
- Festival of Whales (since 1972, two weekends in March)
- Tall Ships Festival (September)
- Dana Point Concours d'Elegance (since 2008)
- Dana Point Grand Prix Bicycle Race
- Turkey Trot 10K and 5K Run
- Dana Point Symphony Classical Music Concerts

Neighborhoods of ana Point
- Capistrano Beach
- Monarch Beach

City of Dana Point - Official Web Site

Historical Society of Dana Point

Chamber of Commerce of Dana Point

California for Visitors - ? Guide

Wikipedia "Dana Point California" Article

Wikitravel "Dana Point California" Travel Guide

Dining in Dana Point
- Trip Advisor Dana Point Restaurant Reviews (131 spots)

Lodging in Dana Point
- Trip Advisor Dana Point Hotel Reviews (18 spots)

Adjacent to Dana Point
- Laguna Beach
- Laguna Niguel
- San Clemente
- San Juan Capistrano

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