Bay is truly a town you will wish to visit if you
like small, quaint sea towns. It is a fishing harbor,
and more recently has sail boats and yachts as well.
One of the greatest sports is canoeing or kayaking
on the bay. Its shallow waters make it ideal.
bay, also called Morro Bay, is really an estuary,
and it serves as a rich feeding ground for birds.
The Audubon Society has a high bird count for the
winter count due to the number of bird species which
visit the coast.
Bay also has a golf course, a State Park with year
around camping, and a marina. The State Park offers
many free docent guided tours. Its natural history
museum has a small charge.
to Coast Country Arts
for more about what this area offers.
Bay and vicinity attract many visitors. It is a
prime spot for artists and photographers. The Embarcadero,
on the waterfront, has many shops and restaurants
which will delight our Central Coast visitors with
the variety of well priced items. Lodging is available.
Rock is at the entrance of the harbor, and overlooks
the town of Morro Bay.
rock is only partially left. During World War II
parts of the rock were blasted away to use elsewhere.
Also at one point the rock itself was isolated from
land,but visitors can now drive to the rock.
is a pastime to drive out to the rock at dusk and
watch the surfers. The tourist may also drive to
the end of the road where the breakers shoot up
over the breakwater. During high tide and upcoming
storms the sights is quite rewarding.