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Top Outdoor Activities in Pismo Beach

Choose Your Own Adventure on the Central Coast

Adventure awaits just outside your door at our Pismo Beach hotel. Nestled along a stunning stretch of San Luis Obispo County coastline, Shore Cliff Hotel boasts unparalleled access to the extensive, natural beauty of California's Central Coast. With an abundance of untouched rolling hills and 80 miles of rugged coastline waiting just outside your guestroom, we encourage all guests to get outside and soak it all in! 

Spend your Pismo Beach vacation chasing the sun, laying in the sand, and feeling the salty air on your face at our favorite local outdoor attractions, outlined below. Afterward, you can always retreat back to your relaxing room by the water, enjoying the saturated sunsets and a glass of fine California wine. 

Hiking & Biking Trails 

California's Central Coast is a trailblazer's dream. With the 900-acres of newly opened trails located just across the street from our hotel at the Pismo Preserve, there's no better time to put some miles on your hiking boots! Visit any of the trails below and see San Luis Obispo from an entirely new perspective—at the top of some of our area's most iconic peaks!

Outdoor Adventures

Need to get your heart rate up? With many exciting activities from skydiving to ziplining available near Pismo Beach, you're guaranteed to get the adrenaline rush you've been looking for. The best part? You can document it all with a GoPro rental from Shore Cliff Hotel! Choose from the activities below and let the fun begin. 

Parks & Wildlife

On the Central Coast, we know it's all about the view. After all, isn't that why you chose to stay at our oceanfront hotel? If you're looking for stunning vistas outside your hotel room, head to one of the must-see spots below to sit back, relax, and enjoy the view.