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Whaler’s Cove

Whaler's Cove, located in Point Lobos State Natural Reserve in California, United States, is the top choice for divers seeking an unforgettable underwater experience. This dive site boasts an abundance of captivating features, including stunning walls, majestic pinnacles, and captivating kelp forests, making it an ideal destination for both novice divers and snorkelers.

The cove itself offers a shallow depth of around 30 feet, making it particularly suitable for beginners and those who enjoy snorkeling. As you dive, you'll have the opportunity to maneuver effortlessly among the colorful fish, which are known to remain undisturbed by divers' presence. Additionally, the area is teeming with an array of captivating marine life, including playful otters, graceful harbor seals, and majestic sea lions.

To ensure the preservation of this remarkable ecosystem, strict regulations are in place. Access to the water is limited to the boat ramp located at the Whaler's Cove parking lot. However, it's important to exercise caution as the ramp is also used by small inflatables for launching. Please note that reservations are required ahead of time for both diving and snorkeling activities at Point Lobos. You can make your reservations on the official Point Lobos SCUBA diving website at [website withheld for SEO purposes].

With visibility reaching up to 6 meters and a maximum depth of 13 meters, Whaler's Cove promises unparalleled underwater visibility, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the beauty and wonders of this extraordinary dive site. Whether you're an experienced diver or just starting out, Whaler's Cove guarantees an unforgettable diving experience that will leave you in awe of the underwater world.

Last updated: 8 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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Overview of Whaler’s Cove

Depth:13m
Visibility: 0m - 6m
Experience level:
beginner

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