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Fab 6 Day Bike Trip: Wine Country & Pacific Coast Highway

We cannot say enough good things about Central Coast Outdoors! They outdid our expectations! With... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
V1003WQlindaj
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Amazing Self-Guided Bike Tour

I worked with John & Virginia to plan a surprise 10-year anniversary trip for my husband and I in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Kayak, bike and hike Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, Big Sur and the Central Coast. We specialize in incredible California Central Coast outdoors tours and trips for individual travelers, small group tours or large group tours kayaking...more
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Morro Bay, CA 93442
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We cannot say enough good things about Central Coast Outdoors! They outdid our expectations! With owners John and Virginia's expert advice and support our group of four had a magnificent fully supported trip, biking from Paso Robles to Solvang. John accompanied us the first three...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I worked with John & Virginia to plan a surprise 10-year anniversary trip for my husband and I in September of 2016. Based on our timeline, our riding and what we wanted to do, they helped me plan a 5-day self-guided bike tour from Monterey...More

1  Thank Katy N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a 2 hour private tour with my dog and Mandy was my guide. It was a lovely chance to get out on the water and learn about local wildlife and conservation. Mandy was incredibly knowledgeable and interesting. I had a great time paddling...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Privacy and calm are rare these days, even with outdoor activities. That's what made our family sunset kayak tour with two teenagers so great. Our guide and naturalist Mandy took us into the estuary, with great quiet encounters with sea otters and harbor seals. We...More

1  Thank sam0123
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

You can walk on the beach from Morro Rock to Cayucos! Montaña de oro has great trails for accessibility and climbs for a view. Tide pools, flowers. Many sandy Coves to get out of the wind when needed.

1  Thank c m
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

First our guide Craig a great guy very knowledgeable and personable. I think for us we thought that there would be more kayaking. More activities to see.The tide was very low so that may have been the situation. However we saw a family of seals...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We did three different tours with the CCO folks. We biked in Avila, we kayaked in Morro Bay, and we biked the Pacific Coast on Hwy 1. We did all of these activities with our three boys (ages 18, 15, and 10). All of these...More

Thank Kate M
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

I am not at all an outdoorsy type and I LOVED the Kayaking trip we were offered. Virginia was kind, smart, fun and an amazing Guide. We saw so many kind of wild life and I had no idea views like this were offered. I...More

Thank Amy M
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We had a great half day classic outing with Mandy. The day was perfect which was great! The tour was just the 4 of us--mom, dad, 15 and 13 yo. We kayak maybe once a year so that tells you our skill level. Mandy explained...More

1  Thank StantonHyde
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Even if all you do is walk the embarcadero, there is plenty to see, do and of course eat. Take the time to see the back bay as well and have a sit along the water at one of many benches put out for your...More

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Oldnway
29 January 2017|
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Response from Otter-play | Reviewed this property |
Limekiln is 56 miles south of Carmel on CA. Highway 1.and two miles south Lucia. Be sure to check highway conditions as Highway 1 is closed often due to rock slides caused by the rain. People like this place for camping... More
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parksvisitor
19 February 2016|
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Response from CCOowner | Property representative |
John here, owner of Central Coast Outdoors. Thanks for your inquiry. The short answer is "it depends." Often we do have good availability for our tours, especially kayak tours, up until 24-48 hours in advance. Some days we... More
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