Agua Hedionda Lagoon
- Address Carlsbad, CA, 92008
The Agua Hedionda Lagoon in Carlsbad consists of 400 acres of saltwater marshland and trails composed of three inter-connected lagoons located between Tamarack Avenue and Cannon Road and divided by the I-5 freeway. The various sections include a power generating plant, a mussel and oyster aquaculture facility, a white-sea bass hatchery, the YMCA aquatic day camp, and a watersports area. The lagoon offers year-round watersports, fishing, kayaking and boating by obtaining daily or annual permits. A nature center, operated by the Agua Hedionda Lagoon Foundation, is dedicated to the preservation and environmental education of the lagoon.