Black's Beach is a beach where swimwear is optional, it is located in La Jolla, California. It is perhaps the biggest nudist beach in the United States. It is located north of the community of La Jolla and south of Torrey Pines State Park.
It is accessible from La Jolla, Torrey Pines from State Park, or via trails down the slope glider port near the Salk Institute. Part of belonging to Black's Beach State Park, and part of the city of San Diego. Although nudity is illegal in the city, the swimmers do not meet the ordinance that forbids nor the authorities pursue compliance. There is a part of the beach where nudity is legal, a stretch of a mile from the port of gliders north.
A volunteer group called Black's Beach Bares helps to keep the beach clean and safe, and prevent degradation. In summer also organize activities and picnics on the beach. They are affiliated with The Naturist Society.
Black's Beach is popular with surfers as one of the beaches with larger waves of Southern California. The force of the waves is due to the effects caused by submarine canyon near the coast. Black's Beach is a dangerous location for surfing due to the crowds of fans and his temerity.