8 #CentralCoasting Activities for When it Stays Lighter Longer

This Sunday, we “spring forward” to find our days filled with another brilliant hour of sunshine. Once Daylight Savings Time takes effect on Sunday at 2 AM, the sun won’t set on the Central Coast until after 7 pm, giving us plenty of time after work or school to enjoy the outdoors.

7 Fun Events to Celebrate Bike Month

Happy Bike Month! Biking regularly boosts your mood, fitness, and heart, and can even shave time off your commute! Whether you live in an area like the Central Coast with smaller amounts of traffic or a major metropolis, biking can boost your mood when you don’t have to deal with rush-hour traffic and congestion.

Cycling Trails in Spring

Spring is the perfect time to try out a new biking trail – we certainly don’t have any shortage of scenic trails in San Luis Obispo County, and the weather is perfect to spring into a new exercise routine with family or friends. Especially with the Amgen Tour racing through San Luis Obispo county this week, let these athletes inspire you to add a new trail to your repertoire and explore our natural environment. The professional cycling tour takes place in phases, with different legs of the trip from northern to southern California. Cyclists will arrive at Morro Bay for…

Central Coasting without a Car

Traveling 1,200 miles from Mexico to Oregon without the use of a car seems nearly impossible, right? With the completion of the California Coastal Trail (“The CCT”), it can be done. After the second half of the project is completed, the CCT will allow individuals to hike the entire coast of California. To aid in this worthy endeavor, Martin Resorts has begun a restoration project to improve access to the beach and link the northern Pismo Beach area to the existing walkway behind Pismo Lighthouse Suites and other neighboring hotels, which will then lead downstairs to the beach near the…

The Best Trails to Celebrate Bike Month in SLO

May is National Bike Month, and San Luis Obispo offers plenty of beginning, intermediate, and advanced rides for anyone to enjoy! National Bike Month encourages people all over American to see the benefits of bike riding; either on the weekends for recreation or in day-to-day life, by riding to work or school. There are plenty of events this May to celebrate Bike Month with other enthusiastic SLO residents, which you can learn more about here.  For now, let’s explore some of the trails in San Luis Obispo county that guarantee a fun biking experience that matches your personal level! Beginner Bob Jones…

Biking Through the Central Coast

Bike Riding through the SLO area is scenic, fun, and a great workout! There are so many trails, roads, and paths that you can follow to your heart’s content. Here are a couple of bike ride itineraries for your next trip to the Central Coast. When you want to get some sightseeing done the next time you’re on the Central Coast, ditch your car and bike there instead!           Pismo Beach Flat Ride              This 13-mile flat ride promises beautiful views.      1. Start at Dinosaur Caves Park and continue…