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Quiet calm bay w seals and paddle boarders and sand dunes. Cute downtown w shops and easy strolling... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Orinda, California
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A unexpected surprise.

We couldn't believe how huge this rick was! Sea otters,harbor seals hNg around here too. A quaint... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Toledo, Ohio
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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 via mobile

Quiet calm bay w seals and paddle boarders and sand dunes. Cute downtown w shops and easy strolling close to state park and golf course

Thank drmader
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We couldn't believe how huge this rick was! Sea otters,harbor seals hNg around here too. A quaint fishing town.We stayed a extra night.

Thank csscott1023
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Make a point to catch sunset. Also walk around the rock.. You will see surfers, boats, paddle boards. A nice stop.

Thank judie210
Reviewed 5 days ago

Morro Rock is - a rock. And not a very pretty one. What is most interesting however, is how the rock separates the long bay from the ocean. The parking lot on the ocean side was the most laid back parking lot I have every...More

Thank YayaShare
Reviewed 1 week 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.

Thank dfw9706
Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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
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September 14, 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.
September 14, 2018|
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Response from ronmiller0032 | Reviewed this property |
Morro Bay is before San Luis Obispo, about 13 miles before
September 11, 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.