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Children's Pool, La Jolla

(3.7/5 based on 800+ reviews on the web)
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. Arrange your visit to Children's Pool and discover more family-friendly attractions in San Diego using our San Diego trip builder.
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  • We recently visited the area and got to see the seal pups that were only months old with their mother. The waves are beautiful and the sunset is amazing in this area.  more »
  • Lots of little coves and rocks to jump around and explore. Not a great swimming beach. Good views for sunset  more »
  • This is where the seals keeps there pups between December and May of each year. It was very cool seeing the mom's takin their babies out to swim!  more »