Rules and Regulations

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Access - Because the refuge is located within an active military weapons station, public access is only available during monthly guided tours held on the last Saturday of each month (excluding December).

Tour Rules:

Reservations required by the Wednesday before the event – Call (562) 598-1024 and spell first name, last name, and middle initial for ALL participants. If no middle initial, provide date of birth.

US citizens only, government issued photo ID is required for all participants over 18 years of age.

Smoking and weapons are prohibited.  

Photography is permitted on this escorted tour, however, taking photos of Navy personnel or buildings is prohibited.

Meet at the base Main Gate parking lot (800 Seal Beach Blvd.) at 8:30AM to catch the shuttle - The tour will conclude around 11:30AM. Unfortunately late arrivals cannot be accommodated.