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Carpinteria Harbor Seal Preserve and Rookery, Carpinteria
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  • Between January and June of every year, the town closes the beach near the Venoco pier to allow the harbour seals to come back every year to have their pups. A truly amazing experience you can share w...  more »
  • There are many places to see seals along the coast and there is nothing special about this one. You will smell them before you see them. 
  • If you are in Carpinteria at the Beach a nice walk south (about 1/2 mile on the beach), you can see the Seal Preserve. There are viewing station above the beach where you can see the seals. My kids en...  more »