About the Scavenger Hunt in
San Diego is a large city in California that is located on the Pacific coast. The city is well-known for its beaches, parks, warm climate, and the San Diego Zoo. The San Diego Zoo is located in Balboa Park, along with many art galleries and studios, museums, and gardens. Home to a large, active Naval Fleet is San Diego's harbor. The harbor is also home to the USS Midway, an aircraft carrier that has been transformed into a museum and is open to the public. Downtown San Diego, you'll find theaters, entertainment venues, hotels, restaurants, bars, shopping, sporting events, and more! During your Operation City Quest scavenger hunt in San Diego, you'll explore all that downtown San Diego has to offer while gaining points and competing for first place on the leaderboard.
About Operation City Quest
Looking for a family friendly activity? We can help you explore the city with our fun photo scavenger hunt. Using your smartphone, you'll be given a list of items to find in the form of riddles and challenges to complete on our scavenger hunt app. You'll go look for the item described in the riddle, complete the accompanied challenge, and send in a photo to get points. Your points will show up on the app's leaderboard so you can see how you're doing compared to teams all across the country! Operation City Quest can be played in any city, no matter how big or small!
Don't worry, you won't be alone. You'll have a remote host that will be communicating with you during your game via a chat feature on the app if you need help or have a question. They can also give you hints and additional *mystery* challenges!
The goal of the scavenger hunt is to find all the items, earn your way to the top of the leaderboard, and more importantly, to have fun with family and friends!
Our games usually take about 2 hours and most teams walk around 2 miles during their scavenger hunt.
Suggested starting location
San Diego Operation City Quest
Tuna Harbor Park
750 N Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
Time: About 2 hours
Distance: About 2 miles
Suggested Transportation: Walking
How Do I Start?
If you have less than 10 players, first, head to our Tickets page to purchase for the number of players participating. Once you have your tickets, you can make a redeem them on our website to choose the date you'd like to play. If you have 10 or more players, you can purchase a Group Event instead and we'll take care of the rest!
We also offer gift certificates!
Looking to give the gift of adventure? Our gift certificates are a great gift for people of all ages. Purchase a gift certificate and gift it to them, then they can redeem the gift certificate on our website when they are ready to complete the scavenger hunt! Purchase gift certificates today!
Our Scavenger Hunt is perfect for
Date scavenger hunts
Operation City Quest is a unique date idea for both new or established relationships. Our date scavenger hunt makes the perfect adventure for you and your partner. With our date version, you'll receive 6 additional challenges, that will help you and your partner bond and learn about each other.
Team Building scavenger hunts
Our team building scavenger hunts are perfect for any group, from small offices to large corporate teams, looking to build relationships and trust between participants. With our team building version, you'll get six additional challenges added into your game that create team bonding experiences that you won't forget.