Category - Outdoor Activities

Experience Sports and the Adventurous Side of Monterey County

Photo courtesy of Joseph Kumzak Monterey County is a fantastic destination for outdoor enthusiasts, serving as a mecca of outdoor recreation, and offering a multitude of opportunities to practice your skills and tap...

10 Reasons to Visit Monterey County This Summer

1. BEAT THE HEAT AND HEAD TO THE BEACH Photo: Marina State Beach Seeking relief from triple digit temperatures in wide-open spaces? Look no further than the Monterey Peninsula. Head out to Pebble Beach, Lovers Point or...

The Story of WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca

Few people attending the 8th Annual Pebble Beach National Championships Sports Car Road Races back on November 9, 1957 knew that this was the beginning of an enduring and iconic motorsports venue. Sixty-five years ago...

Attend the Velocity Invitational at WeatherTech Raceway

Velocity Invitational, a motorsport and luxury lifestyle event, is coming to WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, on Oct. 14-16 to reunite the world’s finest racing automobiles, preserving these car’s history by exhibiting...

Explore Pet-Friendly Monterey County

With spectacular wide-open spaces and an unwavering welcoming spirit to both pets and humans alike, Monterey County is a pet-friendly destination worthy to explore. If you're planning a trip with your pet in mind,...

8 Best Sunset Spots in Monterey County

Here in Monterey County, sunset is our favorite color. Whether you’re soaking in the day’s final rays on Carmel’s white sandy beach or overlooking the bountiful agriculture fields of the Salinas Valley, it'll be worth...

5 Reasons to Visit Monterey this Spring

The Monterey Peninsula is always an excellent getaway for any traveler, and with spring on the horizon, the timing for a visit could not be any better. Take full advantage of the spring season in Monterey as the sun...

Fungi Fun at Big Surʻs Foragers Festival

Foraging — in this case the act of hunting and gathering mushrooms, wild herbs and edible flowers in the woods — is practically an artform in Big Sur. The embodiment and celebration of that artform is the annual Big Sur...

Top 5 Beach Dives in Monterey County

Monterey is full of amazing places to scuba dive and some of the most gorgeous spots can be accessed from the beach. The cold waters around Monterey are packed with vibrant reefs bustling with a variety of fascinating...

Time to Rediscover Monterey County

With a magical collection of iconic destinations, all within a short drive of one another, Monterey County is full of breathtaking scenic beauty and invigorating adventures just waiting to be had. Situated along...

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