Photo: Long Beach yachts docked in front of Parker's Lighthouse restaurant in Shoreline Village.
The aquatic capital of the U.S. isn't just filled with boats, but boating opportunities for visiting yacht guests. In the Alamitos Bay area complimentary public moorings are available when visiting one of the many restaurants or shops near the waterfront.
Complimentary public moorings in Long Beach, California:
In front of Khoury's and Mc Kenna's On The Bay
Slip 59 - Gangways 5
Crab Pot Slips 664 & 666 -- Gangway 19
Schooner or Later --20' and less
Marina Pacifica, behind the shopping center
Shoreline Harbor Marina Dock 8 near the Yard House
Parkers Dock behind Parker's Lighthouse
Rainbow Harbor Marina - complimentary moorings are available for use to visit the Aquarium of the Pacific
Shoreline Village has more than 40 storefronts and seaside summer concerts on Saturdays from 2 - 9 p.m. or Sundays from 2 - 5 p.m. with musical acts that include jazz and blues performers.
Alfredo's Beach Club near gangway GG, rents bicycle and roller skate to cruise the bike path. If your vessel is moored in the Long Beach Shoreline Marina and you are interested in visiting Alamitos Bay, or vice versa, there are reciprocal end ties on Friday and Saturday evenings on a first come, first served basis.