1 Aug 2018
The towns that border Seabrook have a history rich in tourism dating back to the book of the railroad industry in the early 1900s. Moclips Beach in Washington and the other nearby Pacific Beach were once popular vacation destinations until they were taken off the map by the US Navy during WWII to be used as a base for the Navy and airforce. Today, these small towns have become populated once again and are considered more secluded areas to escape to during your stay in Seabrook. Before you grab your flip-flops and head out to explore the shore of Moclips Beach, check out our Things to Do page. This resource is the perfect place to find information on the area, activities, and restaurants.
Before You Visit Moclips Beach, WA
Planning a vacation to Moclips Beach, WA, can be a mini-adventure in itself. Just a few miles from Seabrook, Moclips offers a unique atmosphere for travelers looking to explore shops, restaurants, and outdoor attractions. For one-of-a-kind finds, be sure to visit the Hi-Flyers Kite Shop in nearby Pacific Beach. Browse the collection of beautiful, handmade kits, then hit the windy North Beach with your next purchase. In the shop, you can learn kite flying techniques from the video tutorials playing on the televisions. Before you head out, grab one of the shops delicious espresso drinks to go!
Explore Moclips Beach, WA
Once you’ve found your way to the area beach, you can settle in for some seaside fun! Bring along some fishing rods, use binoculars to watch for unique birds, or take a stroll along the water. Depending on the time of year, you may even be able to try clam digging. If you’re interested in a more relaxing day, you can simply lounge on the sand soaking in the sun and listening to the gentle sound of the surf crashing against the shore.
Shopping in Moclips
After the beach, you can wander through the town’s shops and restaurants, including the Wacky Warehouse, where you will find unique trinkets that make the perfect souvenirs from your trip. Browsing through the collection of books, secondhand items, and gifts is an excellent end to a day spent on Moclips Beach.
Before hitting the road and heading back to Seabrook, check out the Moclips event calendar to find out when the town’s annual events are taking place. A delicious way to support historical, educational, and community groups in the North Beach Area, the Chocolate on the Beach Festival is held the last weekend of every February. The Kelpers Day Celebration is another yearly cultural event held during Labor Day Weekend. The highlight is the parade, and you can also stay for the street dancing and an epic tug-of-war between the towns of Moclips and neighboring Pacific Beach.
Relax in Your Seabrook Vacation Rental
After a day exploring Moclips Beach in Washington and the surrounding towns, come back to one of our beautiful Seabrook vacation rentals to unwind. Spend a relaxing evening dining with your family and friends in our fully equipped kitchens or select a property with an outdoor grill. We have a wide selection of home sizes available, from one bedroom homes to homes that sleep more than 20 guests.
Browse our complete catalog of available properties and start planning your getaway today!