• The tidepools of Cabrillo National Monument


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  • Cabrillo National Monument Theater Closed on Selected Dates

    Due to National Park Service alternate uses, the Cabrillo National Monument theater will be closed to the public on the following dates: October 28 all day, October 29 9am-12pm, November 6, 2014 12pm-5pm. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

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Low Tide
Low Tide -1.5 ft
High Tide
High Tide +7.3 ft
Solitary Anemone
Rosy Nudibranch, also called Hopkins Rose.
Green Abalone
Giant Keyhole Limpet
Knobby Seastar
Knobby Seastar
Bat Star
Sandcastle Worms
Sandcastle Worms
Gooseneck Barnacles
Gooseneck Barnacles

Did You Know?


Did you know that Cabrillo National Monument has joined with the other federal and City landowners on the Point Loma peninsula to form the Point Loma Ecological Conservation Area (PLECA)? The five agencies collaborate to manage nearly 700 acres of protected and endangered habitat.