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Five Distinctive South Coast Adventures along the CA Highway 1 Discovery Route

August 24, 2017 Destination North America No Comments Email Email

The South Coast of the CA Highway 1 Discovery Route is teaming with distinctive adventures unique to Avila Beach & ValleyOceano and Nipomo all located in beautiful San Luis Obispo County (SLO CAL). It’s difficult to know where to start! Here’s a list of five amazing experiences you won’t want to miss this fall:

  1. Hay Rides, U-Pick Pumpkins, Fresh Pressed Apple Cider and So Much More
    Avila Valley Barn; 560 Avila Beach Drive, Avila Beach, CA93405; (805)595-2816
  2. Rediscover the Lost City of Cecil B. DeMille
    Guadalupe – Nipomo Dunes Center; 1065 Guadalupe St., Guadalupe, CA 93434; (805) 343-2455
  3. Discover the Wild Blue Yonder in a WWII Bi-Plane
    Bi Plane Rides; 561 Air Park Drive, Oceano, CA 93445; (805) 474-6491
  4. Marvel at Migrating Monarchs at Two Locations! 
    Monarch Butterflies; 1610 Kingston Drive, Nipomo, CA93444
    Butterfly Preserve: Highway 1, North Beach Campground, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
  5. Hike One of California’s Most Scenic Natural Areas, The Guadalupe Dunes
    Oso Flaco Lake Natural Area; 3098 Oso Flaco Lake Road, Nipomo CA 9342; (805) 343-2455

Highway 1 Road Alerts
If you’re heading to the Central Coast, be sure to be mindful of the stretch of Highway 1, located 21 miles north of Cambria. Caltrans is busy with a major construction project to make traveling along the stunning Pacific Coast Highway a safer journey. Cambria is easily accessible from Highway 101 and Highway 46. Please note that Highway 1 is still open from Morro Bay to Ragged Point. For those traveling past Ragged Point, check out these Sights to See Along the Detour.

Enjoy hay rides, u-pick pumpkins, fresh pressed apple cider and so much more at the Avila Valley Barn along the CA HIghway 1 Discovery Route. (PRNewsfoto/CA Highway 1 Discovery Route)

Breathtaking natural beauty, preeminent wine regions, monthly events, amazing outdoor adventures and delicious restaurants boasting culinary excellence dot the California Highway 1 Discovery Route along Coastal San Luis Obispo County (SLO CAL). With 10 amazing destinations featuring over 800 extraordinary accommodations, including hotels, motels, B&Bs and vacation rentals with unique specials and packages, the California Highway 1 Discovery Route offers the best of Highway 1, and a fantastic vacation anytime of the year. Find enriching multi-day tours and discover a plethora of fun and relaxing itinerary ideas in these 10 CA Highway 1 Discovery Route destinations: Ragged Point & San SimeonCambria, Cayucos, and Los Osos/Baywood Park, to Avila Beach & ValleyEdna ValleyArroyo Grande ValleyOceano and Nipomo.

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