Harbor Cove Beach bus is back in business

Two trips a day, three days a week from various pickup points


The Moorpark Beach Bus is providing day trips through Thurs., Aug. 11 to Harbor Cove Beach, next to the Ventura Harbor Village shopping center.

The service runs two trips a day, three days a week, Tuesday through Thursday.

The bus schedule is as follows:

Departing from Moorpark:

Leave Campus Canyon School: 9 a.m. (trip 1) and 11:30 a.m. (trip 2).

High Street northeast of Magnolia: 9:10 a.m. (trip 1) and 11:40 a.m. (trip 2).

Poindexter Park: 9:20 a.m. (trip 1) and 11:50 a.m. (trip 2).

Arroyo Vista Community Park: 9:30 a.m. (trip 1) and noon (trip 2).

Peach Hill Park: 9:40 a.m. (trip 1) and 12:10 p.m. (trip 2).

Arrive at Harbor Cove Beach: 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. (trip 2).

Return to Moorpark schedule:

Leave Harbor Cove Beach: 2:30 p.m. (trip 3) and 5 p.m. (trip 4).

Arrive Campus Canyon School: 3:20 p.m. (trip 3) and 5:50 p.m. (trip 4).

High Street northeast of Magnolia: 3:30 p.m. (trip 3) and 6 p,m, (trip 4).

Poindexter Park: 3:40 p.m. (trip 3) and 6:10 p.m. (trip 4).

Arroyo Vista Community Park: 3:50 p.m. (trip 3) and 6:20 p.m. (trip 4).

Peach Hill Park: 4 p.m. (trip 3) and 6:30 p.m. (trip 4).

The beach bus is open to the public. These are unsupervised general transportation services.

The bus has storage space for beach accessories such as folding chairs, coolers, back packs, beach umbrellas and boogie boards.

All Moorpark transit route rules apply: no smoking, eating or drinking is allowed. Rude or disruptive behavior will not be tolerated.

Arrival and departure times are approximate. Riders should assemble at the bus stops 10 minutes prior to departure. Riders who are late or miss the bus will need to find their own alternate transportation back to Moorpark.

The cost is $5 round trip for adults and students ages 6 to 64; $2 for seniors age 65 and older, and ADA certified individuals. Children ages 5 and under are free and must be accompanied by a paying passenger age 16 or older.

For information, call Moorpark City Hall at (805) 517-6233 or go to www.moorparkca.gov/ BeachBus.