Shelter Cove - Mal Coombs Park

Near Whitethorn, California

Shelter Cove - Mal Coombs Park does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Mal Coombs Park is located on the west side of the small resort town of Shelter Cove. There is a small rocky beach hidden away below the park. Mal Coombs has a parking lot, picnic tables, interpretive panels and a BBQ pit. At low tide, the abundant marine life is exposed in tide pools below the beach. Mal Coombs Park is also the home to the relocated Cape Mendocino Lighthouse.