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Stunning view

If you are traveling along PCHwy 1, make sure to stop at this picturesque town. Grab lunch at your... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dallas, Texas
The Rock

Love the Rock! Morro Bay has done such a great job of utilizing the Rock as an attraction. A... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Oakland, California
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Home to flocks of Peregrine falcons, egrets and blue herons, the 50-acre Morro Rock is the last in a chain of extinct volcanoes.
Morro Bay, CA 93442
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are traveling along PCHwy 1, make sure to stop at this picturesque town. Grab lunch at your Deli and sit down on a bench along the waterfront to simply enjoy the view.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love the Rock! Morro Bay has done such a great job of utilizing the Rock as an attraction. A boardwalk all the way from the downtown parking lot to the Rock with the Bay on one side and the ocean beach on the other. Kiyackers,...More

Thank sfrobert5940
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We cruised by Morro Rock and if you want to see Sea Otters up close this is the place- nice little hike around and the otters were right next to you- you see lots of behavior, diving, eating, grooming, napping, playing all right next to...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Morro Rock is a stunning site as you set eyes on it as you travel on Pacific Coast Highway 1. You can drive out to the Rock, it’s connected by a causeway.

Thank motorcar1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a hike to the Rock. Beautiful Beach to walk on. You can see the Ocean from here. Just a wonder to see up close.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Watched the sea otters swimming and having “lunch “ in nature. Saw seals and heard them loudly converse. Saw a lovely heron.

Thank Alice S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by Morro Rock on our way back from Pismo beach. It takes about 30 minutes from 101. Nice place to stop by and have a short walk if you have extra time. Next to it you can see the bay and the beach.

Thank Van L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great walking path up to the rock. You can also drive right up to the rock, plenty of parking. A must see if you are in Morro Bay

Thank ssilva50
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view of Morro Rock is impressive from afar and up close. The sea life is fun to watch especially the sea lions. Take the time to drive out to the base of the rock. When close to the rock you can really see how...More

Thank Rex C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

..watching the sea otters as they play. We spent a delightful couple of hours watching the sea otters and their pups playing very close the shore. I had been on a sea otter safari in Moss Landing a few days before but got much better...More

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14 September 2018|
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Response from JavisQDunkirk | Reviewed this property |
From Big Sur, it will be before San Luis Obispo. You can't miss it driving down Highway 1.
14 September 2018|
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Response from ronmiller0032 | Reviewed this property |
Morro Bay is before San Luis Obispo, about 13 miles before
12 September 2018|
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Response from bullygrrl | Reviewed this property |
No climbing is allowed. You can pretty much walk right up to it. You can also enjoy some very nice tide pools at its base.