Next time you’re up in The Land of SLO CAL heading between Paso Robles and Santa Margarita, try not to blink. Or else you just might miss the little town of Atascadero. What it lacks in size it makes up for in fun and friendliness. Chat up any local, and they’re sure to give a smile and directions to the many parks and hiking trails among the rolling hills dotted with oak trees. And the family-friendly downtown offers all kinds of casual eateries perfect for unwinding and reconnecting with loved ones.
Go ahead, make a day of it. Take the kids to the zoo for visit with a Malayan tiger, pack a picnic for the Sunken Gardens, tour the town’s majestic 1918 City Hall, or sip some world-class wine, cider and craft beer in the tasting rooms. Hit the links, frisbee-style with a round of disc golf, and go for a stroll around pristine Atascadero Lake Park. The options are as wide-open as the gorgeous landscape out in these parts.

Breweries, Cideries & More

Atascadero is on the cutting edge of California’s booming craft beer and hard cider scene, so you’ll want to splash in while you’re here. Order up…

Wineries & Tasting Rooms

It's time to trade in those city skylines for the rolling hills and oak-studded woodlands of Atascadero. Make your way to the historic downtown area to find…

Things to Do

Atascadero is chock-full of incredible opportunities for the entire family to roam, play and be amazed. Experience a close encounter on the wild side of life at the…

Places to Stay

In Atascadero, there’s a lodging option for every budget and style. The whole family can check into good times without breaking the bank. Get more bang for…

Eat & Drink

Atascadero is known for its family-friendly vibe, and that spirit extends to the plate. Casual restaurants and down-home diners abound.

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