July, 2017
Big Sur Coast California

Cambria to Big Sur – Road Trip

Southern Big Sur – SUMMER UPDATE: There is a section of Highway 1 in Big Sur that won’t be fixed for a while, and although you cannot drive directly from Carmel to Cambria, don’t let that stop you from exploring the area! Getting around the Highway 1 road closure is as simple as splitting Big Sur into 2 different road trips.   While you cannot go all the way up to Carmel from the south, there is plenty to explore from Cambria to the southern edge of Big Sur. We are going to focus on the Southern Big Sur Road Trip! […]
June, 2017
Farm Tours - goats

Cambria Farm Tours

Cambria Farm Tours: You might not think of farm life when you think of Cambria, but Cambria has a rich history of farming and agriculture and some working farms still exist.  The Covell Clydesdale Ranch raises the majestic horses that you might know from Budweiser commercials!  The ranch is located just behind the town at the end of Bridge Street with acreage that boasts one of the last remaining stands of the Monterey Pine, which Cambria is known for.  The other ranch just outside of town is Stepladder Creamery.  This originally was a dairy farm and is now converted for […]
May, 2017
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Family Summer Fun

Of course, nothing beats playing at the beach and the San Simeon State Park has a lovely cove where you can enjoy the water with shelter from the winds. There may be an occasional elephant seal on the beach, so be careful to always keep your distance! If you really want to see the elephant seals, a short drive north to the official rookery is an amazing look at the life of these interesting behemoths. Their size alone is impressive but their seasonal community allows us to watch all of the cycles of life from mating to birth and then […]
April, 2017

Paso Robles Wine Festival

Paso Robles Wine Festival: Paso Robles is home to California’s newest wine country and the close proximity to Cambria means you can explore wine tasting by day, and bring back a bottle of your favorite local libation to enjoy at the coast!  This year, we celebrate the 35th annual Paso Robles Wine Festival from May 18-21.   Wine and Dine: This year’s event kicks off with two fabulous dinners. Select an all-inclusive four-course winemaker dinner with four of Paso’s best producers at Thomas Hill Organics’ collaborative winemaker dinner.  Or choose an all-inclusive family-style, big bottle, wine share dinner at the Hatch, […]