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Children's Pool, La Jolla

3.9
Beach · Nature / Park
Children's Pool was intended to attract divers and families with children, but the beach is most popular with sea lions. Stroll the paved walkway atop the coastal rocks and watch the waves blocked by a wall. After a swim, relax and observe the sea lions. If you're lucky, you might see a mother caring for her cubs. The area is free to enter, but check with local lifeguards and authorities about the water conditions before diving in. Put Children's Pool on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our San Diego day trip planning site.
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  • If you would like to see a wonderful view of the ocean, if you want to get close to the sea lion and just watch them for hours, I have been there in the winter so there were no swimmers but as I...  more »
  • Not that this is anything anyone can help. Just my opinion. The water was murky and there were far too many people during a pandemic BUT...if it were empty, I'm sure it would be LOVELY!!  more »

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