Birch Aquarium at Scripps
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Outdoor Adventures

Grunion Run
   Regular Price: $16.00 Member Price: $13.00 Qty

Get ready for a true Southern California experience! Observe hundreds of small silver fish called grunion ride the waves onto La Jolla beaches to spawn. Before hitting the beach, see grunion hatch before your eyes and watch a short film about this mysterious fish. Prepare for cool, wet conditions and bring a flashlight.

Advanced registration is required. All participants are required to purchase a ticket. For ages 6+ (Minors must be accompanied by a paid adult).