Kayak, surf, parasail, paddleboard, fly a kite—it’s all on the roster in energetic Morro Bay. Hit the Embarcadero for a day of shopping. Fill your bags with locally made products from the farmers market. Soak up the local art and culture scene as you meander through galleries and museums filled with natural history and even skateboards. Delight the kids and fly a kite, as iconic Morro Rock stands tall in the background along Highway 1. Trek along seaside hiking trails rife with Eucalyptus, stunning views and hidden climbing routes. Cast your line into the surf, or take to the high seas for a deep-sea fishing excursion. Tee off on a relaxing afternoon while the sounds of the waves crash as you position your putting stance. Suit up and paddle out for an epic surf session. Grab the family and explore tide pools alive with marine life.
Bird-watchers will marvel at the sheer volume of coastal species to discover at the Morro Bay National Estuary. Kids and adults will take pleasure in watching for otters, dolphins and sea lions, which are known to make appearances in the bay. Book a chartered whale-watching cruise, and you may catch a glimpse of whales breaching right in front of you.
Whether you spend your days out on the water or soaking up the sun on land, Morro Bay is sure to fill your days with memories you won’t soon forget.