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Children's Pool, La Jolla

Categories: Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
3.7/5 based on 700+ 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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  • i am not sure if you can swim here or not anymore, since the sea lions seems to have overtaken this place. but its always fun to walk out on the sea wall and try avoiding getting wet. the snorkeling u...  read more »
  • Passerby on route to different location. Noticed an average crowd in location. Mostly family. Appeared to be in a safe nice location and easily accessible. 
  • Loved this beach! Definitely not for kids as the waves come in super strong. I'm 5'2" and weigh 120 lbs and they were strong enough to knock me over a couple of times and I was no more than 3 feet in....  read more »
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