- The list below includes 294 free or cheap things to do in or near San Clemente, California, including 116 different types of inexpensive activities like Beaches, Hiking Trails, Playgrounds and Skate Parks.
- From San Clemente Pier to San Clemente Coastal Trail, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in San Clemente and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Laguna Beach, Irvine, Oceanside and Newport Beach.
92% 13 votes
Coastline of Heisler Park, Laguna Beach, CA MoreLess Info
The Glenn E. Vedder Ecological Reserve - Underwater Park and Tidepool serves as a home for sea urchins and starfish. Visitors who are interested in ocean views and picnics may enjoy what this site has to offer.
90% 87 votes
Laguna Canyon Rd 133, Near El Toro Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92652 MoreLess Info
With lots of grass and room to roam, Laguna Beach Dog Park is popular with pet owners. Completely enclosed, the park offers a safe environment for all pets. And with many shaded areas and park benches, it is also comfortable.
A variety of athletic options are available at Ridgecrest Park, including tennis courts, a fitness court, and a basketball court. Walkers can enjoy a sidewalk loop through the park which provides panoramic views of Saddleback Valley.
100% 2 votes
29715 Avenida de Las Banderas, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688 MoreLess Info
Arroyo Vista Park is a community park that features a heated Junior Olympic sized swimming pool. The park also has a playground, sand volley court, tennis courts, covered picnic and barbecue areas, and variety of athletic fields.
50% 6 votes
29 Santa Barbara Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 MoreLess Info
The Aliso Viejo Aquatics Center has multiple swimming pools including a 25 yard lap pool, a recreation pool and one for toddlers to wade in. They hold many swimming classes for both adults and children.