It's that time of year again and Mother's Day is just around the corner. This year you can treat the mom in your life to a coastal getaway in Morro Bay.

Here’s how you can make Mother's Day special in Morro Bay:

Take a Family Hike

Moms are busy ladies that are always on the move. Spend some time outside and allow the stress to just melt away. With warm sunshine and ocean views, Morro Bay is the perfect place for a nature walk or beautiful hike. 

EASY: Take a walk on the beach, The Harbor Walk, The Board Walk, Morro Bay State ParkBlack Hill.jpg

MODERATE: Black Hill TrailChorro TrialCerro Cabrillo Peak Trail

DIFFICULT: Valencia Peak Trial, Oats Peak Trail

Try a Beach Yoga Class

For moms looking to find their inner zen, a beach yoga class is perfect. There's nothing like practicing yoga on the sand and leaving feeling extra relaxed. You can find class availability HERE

Treat  Her to a Spa Day

Gift the mom in your life 60 minutes of tranquility with a spa day. Whether its a soothing facial or a relaxing massage, a spa day is the perfect gift for any woman in your life. Morro Bay has a number of spas to choose from, but here are a few favorites: Spa by theBlooming Rose Day Spa ViewBaySerenity by the Sea SpaFront Street Inn and Spa

Go for a Family Picnic 

Morro Bay's open spaces and beautiful weather make it the perfect place for a family picnic. Pack up the sandwiches and blankets and head to the beach or park for a lovely afternoon picnic. Watch the surfers or be on the lookout for local wildlife as you enjoy the sunshine. Here are some picnic perfect spots in Morro Bay: Morro Bay City Park, Morro Bay Strand Beach, Tidelands Park

Take Her Wine Tasting 

Spend the afternoon sampling wines from the local areas. From Paso Robles to San Luis Obispo, the Central Coast is a popular wine area. Visit the local wine bars located right in Morro Bay or take a day trip to visit well renowned wineries in Paso Robles and San Luis Obispo. Some local wine bars include: Chateau Margene, Absolution Cellars, STAX Wine Bar and Bistro

Enjoy Watersports on the Bay

Looking for more outdoor adventures? The bay is the perfect place. Rent paddleboards or kayaks for the family and explore the bay. Look for local sea otters and sea lions in the bay or sea birds in the sky. The bay offers an experience like no other and if your mom or loved one enjoys beautiful views and perfect weather then the bay is the perfect place to spend Mother's Day. Kayak on bay

Gift local goods this Mother's Day

For unique jewelry, art and home decor pieces visit: SmoobageBy the Bay GalleryBeads by the Bay

For clothing and accessories check out: Poppy, Goin' Coastal, Threads

For home goods and kitchen supplies visit: The Hermit Crab, Seashells and Sawdust, Coastal Treasures & Gifts