Montara is located in San Mateo County, California. Montana beach is an ideal spot for tourists interested exploring the beach tide pools or surf fishing. The beach is engulfed by low hills, which makes for a scenic backdrop. Montara Mountain is one of the prime features of the Montara Beach. McNee Ranch State Park, on the southern flank of Montara Mountain, offers trekkers and bikers sublime perspectives of the Pacific Ocean and the San Mateo County coast.