Outdoor Activities

We warmly welcome you to Pacific Grove, also known as Butterfly Town USA, and we invite you to enjoy your next Special Event, whatever it may be, in our charming Victorian town by the sea.

5 Unbeatable Date Spots for Valentine’s Day

5 Unbeatable Date Spots for Valentine’s Day

5 Unbeatable Date Spots for Valentine’s Day                                 1. Favaloro’s Big Night Bistro Nothing says classy date-night like...

Golf

Golf

The Pacific Grove Golf Links is both picturesque and challenging and located just outside of the famous Pebble Beach at Point Pinos. A scenic tour of the dramatic coastline provides views of Lover's Point, Point Pinos, Crespi Pond and the natural dunes land at Asilomar. You will be enchanted...

Cycling

Cycling

The fabulous Recreation Trail that follows the shoreline above Cannery Row and around the marina.  The Recreation Trail winds along the coast from the Aquarium to Lover’s Point and then a bike lane picks up along the rocky shores area of Pacific Grove’s coastline. This bike lane...

Parks

Parks

Whether you like hiking, bird watching or just want to enjoy an urban garden with flowers, Monterey County's parks are diverse. LOCAL PARKS Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail:  The Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail extends for about one mile from the Monterey Bay Aquarium to Lovers...

Surfing

Surfing

The Monterey Bay coastline is a popular destination for surfing. Because of its twists and turns, there is a section of beach that faces literally every direction of the compass. For surfers, this means that at any time of the year, there's at least one beach in Monterey County with great surf....

Kayaking

Kayaking

Kayakers get an up close look at this wonder of nature teeming with wildlife off Lover's Point is the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. You may be greeted by harbor seals swimming alongside you or resting sleepily on the rocks along the shore.  Or you may be presented with a show...

Scuba Diving

Scuba Diving

The Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary (MBNMS) is a Federally protected marine area offshore of California's central coast. Stretching from Marin to Cambria, the MBNMS encompasses a shoreline length of 276 miles and 6,094 square miles of ocean. Supporting one of the world's most diverse...

Segway Tours

Segway Tours

The self-balancing Segway IT personal transporter is easy to ride and a great way to see city sights. There are several tours that glide through different parts of the Monterey Bay Area. While on your Segway tour, keep your eyes peeled for whales and other sea life along the coastal recreation trail,...