Tide Pools Walk

303 Coast Blvd, La Jolla, CA 92037

The Tide Pool walk is about a 4-mile walk that starts at La Jolla shores beach and takes you to a unique tide pooling area just north of the Scripps Pier. Enjoy the hunt for diverse marine life over a wide-ranging terrain. Take in the long stretches of wide sandy beach, lofty cliffs, and thriving marine creatures. The best time to enjoy this walk is a little before a low tide occurs.

  • Lots of sea life

  • Borders the La Jolla Shores Park

  • Great sunset views

  • Heavily trafficked hike

  • Best viewing during low tide season


  • 3.71 miles

  • 1.5 hours

  • Not dog friendly

  • Lots of sea life visible

  • Busy destination

  • Mix of rocky and sandy terrain

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