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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 »
  • This place never gets old. Always fun to walk out and get splashed with the waves. If you have children then the “pool” is a safe bet. If you’re lucky, you’ll get to spot some seals swimming...  more »

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