Half Moon Bay State Beach

People watch from a road above a beach as tsunami surges hit on March 11, 2011 in Half Moon Bay, California. (Kim White/Getty Images)

Dead Cow Washes Up On Half Moon Bay Beach

A dead cow washed up on the beach in Half Moon Bay Monday.


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Getaway Guide: One-Tank Trip to Half Moon Bay

For an escape from the crowds and traffic in San Fran, or the heat of the Peninsula and East Bay, the small seaside community of Half Moon Bay is a perfect choice for a day trip. Located less than an hour’s drive from San Francisco, Half Moon Bay is often overlooked as a popular destination. Expect interesting shops, galleries, restaurants, outdoor activities and even world-class accommodations in this perfect destination just a tank away.