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Address: Paseo San Jose, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
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A spectacular beach where tourists come to view the sea lions in the month...

A spectacular beach where tourists come to view the sea lions in the month of June.

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The 2014 hurricane destroyed much of the scenic walkway. The area around the main entry I found to be less interesting, and populated with birds, than the area beyond the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Memphis, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice area to walk around. Not that many bird species though. Park of the area was flooded. Note that it is next to the Holiday Inn. Mapquest and Google Maps not accurate.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The 2014 hurricane destroyed much of the scenic walkway. The area around the main entry I found to be less interesting, and populated with birds, than the area beyond the Holiday Inn and/or by the beach. You can go past the Bonanza ranch, past the Holiday Inn, to a more interesting area or parallel the beach. Lots of birds.

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Bruce, Alberta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A wonderful place to see fresh water waterfowl. The estuary is sealed-off from the ocean since the last hurricane and some of the trail has disappeared. The lookout platforms are relatively new and easily accessible.

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Los Angeles, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Hurricane Odile in 2014 did some damage here. Many birds have not yet returned to the estuary. They will return, but it takes time.

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San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The estuary is a very unique eco treasure in San Jose and a world wet land designated site. Especially during the migration season this very special body of water hosts a myriad of birds, some of the special, such as the juvenile snow goose we observed one week ago and the leucitic American coot observed last year. Walking along the... More 

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mpls
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

ok it is by the sewer plant and i was downwind the day i went and even with my sensitive nose i was amazed at the mass of water foul. there is a walk thru the palms further down and there appears to be horses too. what a nice way to excercise and see the Birds!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

went for a walk to the town and asked people how to get to the estuary. I found it. It was a nice stroll through there to see the birds and vegetation

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

pleasnt stroll by a bird filled marsh adjacent to centro and the hotel zone. large variety of water birds. very quiet and peaceful.

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nanaimo
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've seen a large variety of birds, some turtles, iguanas, horses and of course the token cow. A great walking or jogging spot if you want to get off the roads

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely location, quiet and peaceful. I was there in 2013 and again in 2016 after the hurricane and when I was there the second time the path didn't go all the way to the hotel strip which was disappointing. Hoping it's been repaired for my next trip!

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