32.857279, -117.257606 (Entry)
Nearest Cross Street
Calle Frescota & Camino Del Oro
Entry / Exit
Enter water in front of the main Life Guard Tower north of Kellogg Park on Calle Frescota Rd. Pay attention to the swim/ surf flag and enter water on the south side of flag. On your way out shuffle feet to avoid stepping on sting rays.
When done with your dive take a heading of 100° towards shore. Be careful while in the shallows for surfers, kayakers overhead and sting rays in the sand.
As you kick out, keep just south of the Life Guard Tower.
Descent-Depth: 45-55ft onto Sand Dollar Beds/Crap Patch
Life Guard Tower: 90°
White House (south of Marine Room): 170°
End of Pier: 10°
After descending navigate west until you reach the saddle of canyon then follow canyon edge south (210°) until you reach the sloping cliff face at a depth around 60-80ft.
After reaching the Secret Garden you may encounter gorgonian coral, sheep crab, sheephead fish, kelp fish, nudibranchs, turbot, flounder, bat rays, lobster, white fish and more...
Always pay attention to surf conditions and dive within the level of your training and conditions allow.