Experience a tidepooling excursion with aquarium naturalists.

San Diego Tidepooling Adventures 

Program runs November - March
See you next season!

Visit a local tide pool to learn how these amazing habitats and their inhabitants truly survive "between a rock and a hard place." This is the optimal season for tidepooling is November - March whan minus tides reveal wider beaches and tide pools teeming with life. During those months, you can sign up for a Tidepooling Adventure where our trained naturalists will show you how to tread lightly during your visit and help you discover the wonderful world of tide pools. Ages 2+. Ages 2-13 must be accompanied by a paid adult.

Visiting in the off season? Plan your own adventure by checking out local tide charts!

Contact us through e-mail at birchaquariumprograms@ucsd.edu or by calling 858-534-7336.

Visiting a local tide pool? Check out NOAA's Ocean Etiquette guide. 

 

 

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