Coast Guard Pier, Monterey

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  • As many people have mentioned, when you get close to the end of the pier, you can smell the sea lions before you can see them. Nothing wrong with that, it's just reality. Hundreds of sea lions laying ...  more »
  • If you want to see sea lions in Monterey, this is the place to go. There were so many of them and they were pretty active. If you're in the area, it's worth stopping by for 15-20 minutes to see them. ...  more »
  • When you walk out on the Coast Guard Pier, you pass the cutters, the fire boat and on the left a large group of Sea Lions. They thankfully have fenced off the unsafe part of the pier but you can see t...  more »
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  • Lots and lots of sea lions plus the occasional seal. Quite some seabirds too. Nice walk with great view of the bay
  • Relax and enjoy the beach. You can have a beer also.
  • Very good place to spot seals and sea lions!
  • Great spot to see California Sea Lions in the open area
  • Great spot to get up close to the seals and other critters laying around on the rocks and in the water.

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