Henry’s old pad is now a cafe/museum/bookstore and concert venue with massive redwoods surrounding it.
Spacious impressive modern art gallery in downtown Paso Robles.
Another surprisingly contemporary gallery in downtown.
Artist studios, classes and exhibition space across from the park on Pine St.
Military Aircraft as well as race cars. (5 miles)
Legitimate art house move theatre in San Luis Obispo. (35 miles)
Hearst Castle is a national historic landmark. For many years (before wine) considered to be the prime tourist attraction of the entire region. (40 miles)
Magnificent old church. (7 miles)
Another beautiful old mission that is a bit farther north and lessor known than Mission San Miguel. (50 miles)
Experience private hot springs with views of nature. (5 miles)
Legendary place of knowledge and beauty. Mineral hot springs on the cliffs of Big Sur.
Inn Paradiso offers the use of Kennedy Fitness, the premier gym of the Central Coast. (1 mile)
Fine small local golf course. (4 miles)
When in season, see the Monarch butterflies in Pismo beach (42 miles) or Los Osos (35 miles).
See the elephant seals in San Simeon (45 miles).
Climb a sand dune, study a tidepool, watch the butterflies or learn about the Chumash Indians with a San Luis Obispo Coast District State Parks Docent. Walks of various lengths, difficulty and areas are scheduled each month (30 miles).
An outstanding natural area in San Simeon (45 miles). Enjoy an evening tour of the Piedras Blancas Light Station while enjoying the sunset and watching for migrating gray whales.
Climb up to Black Hill with great views from the summit. (30 miles)
Hike the Cerro Alto trail. (22 miles)
Walk around the small lovely lake. (14 miles)
Walk through the Elfin Forest in Los Osos. (35 miles)
Paddle around beautiful Morro Bay. (40 miles)
The region is a prime destination for cycling.