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Sweet Springs Nature Preserve

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Lovely, peaceful place

Good birding spot! beautiful small preserve for a short walk and lovely views sponsored by Morro... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Culver City, Ca.
Please walk thru nature

This preserve has expanded with more trails and a wonderful bird watching blind on the water. This... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
United States
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good birding spot! beautiful small preserve for a short walk and lovely views sponsored by Morro Bay Coast Audubon.

Thank ul_bosler
Reviewed August 5, 2018

This preserve has expanded with more trails and a wonderful bird watching blind on the water. This is NOT a playground for little kids although they certainly can learn from the visit. Dogs are prohibited and while that may seem unfriendly, this is a nature...More

Thank Z7011UDmichaelp
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I just took a trip to San Luis Obispo and Morro Bay, didn't even know that this place existed before we came. We ran into a local resident who is big into birding and he pointed us in this direction. Definitely did...More

Thank Colin R
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

I decided to stop by here and check it out, it was a pleasant walk near the water. I only saw three other people while I was there. Nice views of Baywood-Los Osos and across to Morro Bay. I saw a few birds, one lizard,...More

Thank Hillrm
Reviewed June 5, 2018

This is a small and quite place to take a walk. We spent 1 hour walking and viewing. We did not see many birds (just ducks). But it is a sweet place for a short walk. Not the highlight of our trip, but certainly this...More

1  Thank Sally J
Reviewed May 9, 2018

My family and I have been visiting the Morro Bay for over a decade and we only recently visited here. We had a beautiful walk here along the boardwalks and dirt paths. There is a beautiful wooden viewing platform along the end of one of...More

2  Thank Nickel128
Reviewed March 16, 2018

Went here last weekend while staying in Morro Bay. Was hoping to see birds but, hardly saw any. Still a nice walk and appreciate the wooden pathways in certain sections and the info signs that described the types of birds seen in the area.

Thank peterlc63
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Since I have lived here all my life I have been coming to this preserve along time. It is a special place to see the views and wildlife. It has been improved in the trails and bridges. It’s not a large area but is enjoyable....More

Thank We4palls
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Lots of birds, and since they have recently outlawed dogs it is more friendly for the wildlife. It's a small park so it won't take too much time.

Thank Martinezman1025
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely discovery! This small reserve (about 30 acres) is an island of peace and quiet and the home to more types of birds than I could count. I was there for a little over an hour and saw at least two dozen different...More

Thank Jon R
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