Elephant Seals and humans mix at San Simeon Beach

For many years, elephant seal “bachelors” have rested periodically at the Hearst San Simeon State Park, taking a break from the winter breeding-and-birthing melee at the rookery 4.3 miles to the north.
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For many years, elephant seal “bachelors” have rested periodically at the Hearst San Simeon State Park, taking a break from the winter breeding-and-birthing melee at the rookery 4.3 miles to the north.