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This elephant seal viewing area is right at a turnout on Hwy 1. There is a large parking area for the viewing area, and area is very easy to access and enjoy within just a few steps. We were fascinated by the behaviors and sounds...More
We have been here in several different seasons and it is always terrific! Viewing site is right off the parking lot with hundreds of seals entertaining the public. Very knowledgeable docents make it very interesting.
Truly one of the highlights of driving the California coast.
A little stinky this morning but always something to see here. All during the year different groups of elephant seals converge here. They have docents to tell you more if you engage them. Great spot to see these awesome animals.
A relative said she had seen elephant seals just north of Hearst castle and I was therefore hoping to see them too. I had no idea that they were resident on this beach or the numbers of elephant seals to be seen. I had a...More