From kayaking to kiteboarding, hiking trails to nature walks, bike paths to ATV riding, there is no shortage of outdoor adventure in Pismo Beach, and the SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel can introduce you to all of it. Take an ATV ride over the Oceano Dunes, earn your badge at spelunking, or go for a test sail on a paddleboard. The fresh air, fine waves, and temperate weather are all good, all the time.
The Central Coast has some of the world’s most serene hiking trails, with varying degrees of difficulty. So whether you’re a novice or a seasoned expert, we guarantee you won’t be disappointed. Many of the hikes start from nearby San Luis Obispo and offer spectacular views of the city, surrounding vineyards, and organic farmlands. The cool coastal climate makes it easy to enjoy and explore waterfalls, caves, sand dunes, and the famous pygmy oaks.
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There is no better way to enjoy the wonderful furry, feathered, and flippered residents of the sea. With numerous kayaking opportunities along the fine bays, beaches, estuaries, and lakes, you can meet otters, dolphins, seals, sea lions, and a variety of birds. Venture out yourself, or hire an expert guide. Ask one of our friendly staff members at The SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel and we can make all the arrangements for you.
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With 8 miles of towering sand dunes the Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area is ideal for horseback riding, picnics, hiking, guided nature walks, and camping. For the adventurous, four wheel ATV riding on the dunes is a thrill not to be missed.
Our huge three-tiered parking lot is big enough to fit any OHV or toy hauler that you bring along to enjoy the dunes.
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