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Morro Bay State Park

State Park Road, Morro Bay, CA 93442
+1 805-772-2694
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Love it Great employees great river to fish and swim love to come here restaurant up the road great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pamfhoskins
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Banks, Arkansas
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Lots of pictures! Great view of Morro Bay and rock, easy climb to the top

WOW! What a view of the coastal area! 360 degree view up on top. The sunset was beautiful to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ted T
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San Diego, California
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This beautiful state park campground is across the road from the beach.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“golf course” (50 reviews)
“black hill” (25 reviews)
LOCATION
State Park Road, Morro Bay, CA 93442
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+1 805-772-2694
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"golf course"
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"black hill"
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"bathrooms and showers"
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"camp ground"
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"camping trip"
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"wonderful campground"
in 4 reviews
"hook ups"
in 8 reviews
"great hiking"
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"small marina"
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"the natural history museum"
in 11 reviews
"nature center"
in 6 reviews
"eucalyptus trees"
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"camp host"
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"close to town"
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"awesome views"
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"within walking distance"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love it Great employees great river to fish and swim love to come here restaurant up the road great activities

Thank pamfhoskins
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Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW! What a view of the coastal area! 360 degree view up on top. The sunset was beautiful to stay and take pictures. My wife is not athletic, but found the short climb to the top easy. Once at the top we were both amazed...More

Thank Ted T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Park at Cloisters community Park (north of the town of Morro Bay). There is free parking and bathrooms and a children's play are. There is an entrance to the Beach through the dunes - OR... you can take a gentle path - in the cloisters...More

Thank Sally J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Campsites are about $25, reserve on line, California broke away from reserveamerica and now has it's own site.The campground has showers that take tokens and takes $1,5,10 or 20, no change and has flush toilets. The sites are pretty compact with little privacy. It is...More

Thank Al W
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Visited Morro Bay State Park with my wife. The Nature Center has a heap of neat displays a lot of which are interactive. The volunteer staff have a real passion about the area and what they do. Take a walk along the marina or drive...More

2  Thank norman c
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Morro Bay has many redeeming features including nice views of the bay, access to marsh and hill trails, proximity to Morro Bay town a five minute drive, well spaced out sites with plenty of trees, quiet nights, plenty of firewood for camp fires and friendly...More

Thank northernneckinn
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The Black Hill trail isn’t always the easiest trail to find because you access it by driving on a narrow road through a portion of the Morro Bay golf course (watch out for golf balls!). Take Upper State Park Rd (also called Black Mountain Rd...More

Thank Jon R
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

You can do a nice walk starting at Morro Bay follow streets along the coast Then enter the Park. If you fancy a stop you will find Bayside cafe just before you turn right into the Park. Some tracks are steep but all are well...More

Thank sp-poland
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

Morro Bay State Park campground is a mixed blessing. You cannot beat the location, which is why I suppose we had to pay $50 per nite for our RV site next to the Estuary. You get electrical hook-ups for that (no sewer or water). The...More

1  Thank Havefundswilltravel
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

My friend and I walked about 5 miles in this lovely place. Craching waves, clifs, great views and planty of seals!

Thank legend1836
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Brigid H
25 April 2018|
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Response from northernneckinn | Reviewed this property |
It’s a 30 minutes drive from Morro to Pismo. The Morro Bay beaches are exposed to the NW and are pretty windy and wild! Pismo is in a protected bay and is much gentler and has great wide beaches which you can actually... More
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marjoriel500
15 April 2017|
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Response from EdH61 | Reviewed this property |
Follow SR 101 to San Luis Obispo & then take SR 1 to Morro Bay. Take S. Bay Blvd. heading West a short distance & branch off toward the right following the road on around to the Morro Bay State Park. Somewhere along the... More
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