Discover the unique characteristics that make California sea lions a visitor favorite. Begin your visit admiring the underwater acrobatics of these graceful sea dwellers, then end your visit on the sea lion beach during a live training demonstration.
Now through May 24, this Wild Encounter takes place every day
at 11:30 a.m.
Beginning May 25
, this Wild Encounter will take place every day
at 12:30 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online up to 24 hours in advance. Same-day tickets may be purchased at the admission gates, pending availability.
Closed-toed shoes are encouraged.
At this time, we are unable to accommodate service animals during Wild Encounters. If you or a group member have a special need or mobility need, please contact us in advance.
For the safety of our guests and animals, all participants must be 8 years of age or older. Guests under 16 must be accompanied by an adult with a paid Wild Encounter ticket.
Don’t wait – spots fill up fast!
Book Sea Lions Now