• The tidepools of Cabrillo National Monument


    National Monument California

History and Purpose

Click here for information about Cabrillo National Monument's history, purpose, and significance (pdf).

Did You Know?


Did you know that delicate-looking tidepool creatures at Cabrillo National Monument are actually very hardy, and have adapted well to harsh conditions of pounding surf, intermittent exposure to sun and drying wind, and sharp changes in temperature and salinity?