State Natural Reserve is a day-use park only. There is no overnight camping facility. Picnics are permitted on the beach only. No food or drinks (other than water) are permitted in the Reserve (i.e., the mesa above the beach and the Extension).
There is no place in the park to buy food or drinks. Hikers are advised to bring and carry drinking water on the trails - especially in the summertime.
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve is located between La Jolla and Del Mar, California, north of San Diego.
Take Hwy 5 to Carmel Valley Road, go West to Camino Del
Mar (coast hwy). Go South (left) about a mile to the reserve entrance (right) at the foot of the hill.
for parking fees.
Pines State Natural Reserve is open daily from 7:15 AM until sunset.