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  • Visitors of Pirate's Cove sound off about trash and nudity

    Pirate's Cove is San Luis Obispo County's only nude beach. But it isn't the nudity that people complain about most. It's the trash.

Pirate's Cove is San Luis Obispo County's only nude beach. But it isn't the nudity that people complain about most. It's the trash. Monica Vaughan The Tribune
Pirate's Cove is San Luis Obispo County's only nude beach. But it isn't the nudity that people complain about most. It's the trash. Monica Vaughan The Tribune

Pirate’s Cove is still disgusting, and it’s the Board of Supervisors’ fault

September 09, 2017 01:33 PM

UPDATED September 09, 2017 05:51 PM

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Joe Tarica is senior editor for The Tribune. He writes the Joetopia column on current events and life in SLO County. You may not always want to live in Joetopia, but you can still stop by, say "hi," and join the conversation. Reach him at jtarica@thetribunenews.com .