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Southern California Dive Sites

The Southern California Region spans the distance south from the Bakersfield area to the California/Mexico border and includes dive sites around the cities of Santa Maria, Santa Barbara, Thousand Oaks, Las Angeles, Long Beach, Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, Oceanside, and San Diego.

Refine your results to one of these sub regions:

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Abalone Cove
Abalone Cove Shoreline Park, L.A. - Palos Verdes Peninsula , CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Intermediate
Entry: Difficult Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves, Kelp Forest

Deer Creek
Solomar, CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Intermediate
Entry: Easy Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves, Kelp Forest

Harrison’s Reef
County Line Beach, Solormar, CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Intermediate
Entry: Moderate Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves, Kelp Forest, Eel Grass Beds

Heisler Park
Picnic Beach, Laguna, CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Beginner
Entry: Easy Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves

La Jolla Canyon
Kellogg Park, San Diego , CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Intermediate, Advanced, Technical
Entry: Easy Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Wall, Boulder Pile / Shelves

Leo Carrillo
CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Beginner, Intermediate
Entry: Easy Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves, Kelp Forest, Eel Grass Beds

Malga Cove
Near Malga Park, Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Intermediate
Entry: Moderate Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Bottom dwelling sharks (like swell, angle and horn sharks) Boulder Pile / Shelves, Kelp Forest

Mohawk Reef
Arroyo Burro County Beach Park, Santa Barbara, CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Beginner, Intermediate
Entry: Difficult Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves, Kelp Forest, Eel Grass Beds

Moss Street
Laguna, CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Intermediate
Entry: Moderate Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves

Point Vincente
Point Vicente Park, L.A. - Palos Verdes Peninsula , CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Intermediate
Entry: Difficult Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves, Kelp Forest

Refugio State Beach
Refugio State Beach, Santa Barbara, CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Beginner, Intermediate
Entry: Easy Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves, Kelp Forest

Tajiguas
Santa Barbara, CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Beginner
Entry: Easy Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves, Eel Grass Beds

White Point
White Point Park, L.A. - Palos Verdes Peninsula , CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Intermediate
Entry: Easy Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves, Kelp Forest

Woods Cove
Laguna, CA
Type: Saltwater-OpenOcean
Difficulty: Snorkling, Intermediate
Entry: Moderate Shore Entry, Boat Access
Attractions: Boulder Pile / Shelves, Kelp Forest

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Total Dive Sites: 14


 

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