Immerse yourself in the great outdoors. With an average of 315 days of sunshine a year and a spectacular range of topography, SLO CAL offers countless outdoor experiences. Soak up the Pacific Ocean’s beauty up close with perennial favorites, such as surfing and kayaking. Or discover a new passion with stand-up paddleboarding. Miles of hiking trails invite you to explore the region on foot, whether you’re seeking solitude among nature or sweeping vistas of stunning coastline.
Prefer something less strenuous? Play in the surf at one of SLO CAL’s pristine beaches, or observe the world hidden just below the water’s surface by visiting a fascinating collection of tide pools. Cast a line, and reel in your next catch — SLO CAL boasts both ocean and freshwater fishing. Open space abounds near the county’s eight golf courses, providing some of the best views on the Central Coast.