Course is scenic beach path with ocean breezes and beautiful views. Basic out and back course. 3.275 miles north on the beach path. Reverse back south to the start. 2 x for the half marathon and 4x for the Full Marathon. Beach restrooms open at sunrise. Plenty of drinking fountains. PARKING: Park on Ocean Blvd. near beach path outlet. Street parking is free. Park on street side nearest ocean (Pacific!) for best access.