Tide Pools and Sea Caves – Dana Point, California
Dana Point

Tide Pools and Sea Caves – Dana Point, California

The tide pools and sea caves at Dana Point in Southern California are a great way to fill the day. Slow yourself to a snail’s pace and watch the fascinating sea creatures of the tide pools. If you’re feeling more adventurous, hike a mile over rocky terrain to explore a sea cave while the waves crash around you.

Guide to Tide Pool Animal Identification

How to get to the Dana Point Sea Cave

California Sea Hare
View from inside Dana Point Sea Cave and more tide pools
View from inside Dana Point Sea Cave
View from inside Dana Point Sea Cave
View from inside Dana Point Sea Cave
Water crashing closer just outside the sea cave surrounded by tide pools.
Water crashing closer just outside the sea cave. Be sure to check the tide schedule! Only visit during low tide.
The walk to the sea caves.
The walk to and from the sea caves can be rough on your feet, wear shoes!

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