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Children's Pool, La Jolla

3.9
#5 of 14 in Beaches in San Diego
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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  • Our kids loved it here. However, we have had to drive around for a while before we found a parking spot. Please check in advance where you can park.
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  • Even though it would take longer to find a parking spot to enjoy nature, it was worth going to the site. There are a lot of great pictures. The outgoing pier is a bit like a rock, I don't recommend it to anyone who has a problem with a walker/walker or stroller. Stand on the beach or on the observation deck and enjoy the wonderful views.
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