Dangers & Annoyances

Forest fires are an ever-present danger all over Southern California – a truth Laguna Beach knows too well, after fires large and small over the years. The canyons act like chimneys and small grass fires can quickly become infernos. Use extreme caution when lighting matches and don’t toss your cigarette butts – extinguish them with water or dirt, and once they’re completely out, dispose of them properly.

Internet Access

Visit Laguna Beach's visitor center for free wi-fi and internet terminal access. Laguna Beach Library also has free wi-fi and walk-in online computer access.

Media

Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot (www.coastlinepilot.com) Newspaper covering the dining, arts and culture scenes, with an up-to-date calendar online. It's now a subsidiary of the Los Angeles Times.

OC Weekly (www.ocweekly.com) Free alternative tabloid and website reviewing nightlife, restaurants and the arts, plus a current events calendar.

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Tourist Information

Visit Laguna Beach Visitors Center Helpful staff, bus schedules, restaurant menus and free brochures on everything from hiking trails to self-guided walking tours.

The Visit Laguna Beach app (www.visitlagunabeach.com/app) puts tons of information in the palm of your hand, from sights and restaurants to the next bus arrival times.