Drive and la Marina
long, narrow ocean-side park offers fabulous views of the harbor,
the Islands and the mountains.
parking and picnic facilities, as well as a small playground, make
this a popular spot for family gatherings. This is a great park
for walking, skating and playing Frisbee.
the narrow wooden stairs to the beach below and discover a local
secret - a beach and tidal pool area (when the tide is low) that
is both private and beautiful.
will often see three dolphins skimming the surface off this park.
(It's almost always three of them!) Stand by the bronze
whale tale and gaze through the binoculars and you might even see
Directions: From the 101 take Garden and turn away from the
mountains. Garden will dead-end onto Cabrillo Blvd. Turn right and
follow the road for about a mile. Continue past the harbor and at
the top of the hill you will see the park on your left. There are
parking lots scattered throughout the park.
Facilities Barbeque and picnic facilities, playground,
beach access, free parking.