Surfing in SLO CAL: Tips for Beginners

Surf’s up in SLO CAL! Whether you're a seasoned surfer or a newbie in the water, SLO CAL is your destination for tasty waves. With miles of pristine beaches, helpful surf instruction and convenient board rental shops, the only thing left to do is paddle out. Best time for surfing? The spring and…

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Explore Outdoor Spaces & Activities in SLO CAL

SLO CAL is known for wonderful weather giving you endless opportunities for outdoor fun all summer long. It’s the perfect time to get away as you explore miles of trails and acres of open-air spaces across the blossoming landscape. Add these outdoor experiences in SLO CAL to your summer must-do…

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SLO CAL Summer Fun for the Whole Family

Explore SLO CAL this summer! SLO CAL (San Luis Obispo County) shines in every season, but in summer, it really sparkles. Around every corner, you’ll find something to eat, see, enjoy and do — not just for grownups but for the whole family. With uncrowded beaches, culture, history, flavor and…

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SLO CAL Crafters: Kelpful

Kelpful is a women-founded, worker-owned cooperative that creates seaweed-based pantry and self-care products made with kelp harvested right in SLO CAL. Kelpful was started because owner Melissa Hansen and team noticed there was a sustainable resource on the central coast that not many people knew…

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Which SLO CAL Beach Vibe Are You?

Find your perfect beach along Highway 1 in SLO CAL In SLO CAL, over 80-miles of coastline means each beach is as unique as you. Whether you prefer slathering SPF to lounge in the sun or get your blood pumping with a surfboard underfoot, SLO CAL's miles of pristine beaches are ready to be discovered…

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Family Friendly Fun Along Highway 1 in SLO CAL

The whole crew can get excited for these family-friendly coastal excursions Brake for fun in SLO CAL! When the fam's ready for adventure, head to the SLO CAL coast, where kids of all ages can explore, play and giggle in the sand. That's right: Highway 1 is your family-friendly destination for sun…

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Paddleboard Like a Pro in SLO CAL

Glide with ease in Avila Beach, Morro Bay, Pismo Beach, and Cayucos Maybe you've seen standing ocean-goers gliding along the surf with paddles in their hand. They're certainly not surfing, although they appear to be standing on a board. It's not magic, it's paddleboarding! If you're an adventurous…

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10 Ways to Get Active in San Luis Obispo County

SLO CAL boasts nearly 315 days of sunshine, 80 miles of accessible coastline, seemingly endless hiking trails and enough roadway to keep you cycling from sunup to sundown. Live like a local for a day and experience everything from yoga on a paddleboard to hiking the many different public trails…

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