“Morro” is the Spanish name for crown. Named “El Morro” by Portuguese Explorer Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo in 1542.
Morro Rock Natural Preserve - giant massive rock. Access the parking area at the north end of the Embarcadero. Walk along the beach, picnic, play frisbee.
Morro Bay is a great hot spot, Morro Rock is not something to have to go directly to enjoy it. Visit Morro Bay and you are close to Morro Rock. The harbor walk has so many shops and restaurants to enjoy. This is also good for the kiddos.
Walk on the board walk while snacking on some local salt water taffy or stop and eat some local seafood. Enjoy a view of the iconic Morro rock and watch sea otters within close proximity.
“We take our grandchildren there. It is a very fun and a very educational place and they kids enjoy it. Check it out on line for more details. ”
“Great venue to see local bands and national acts alike. Great food, great beer selection, and friendly bartenders. Get there before 7 if you don't want to pay a cover on the weekends. ”
“This is such a great old-fashioned family owned theatre. It feels very old-school with no commercials before films and a friendly staff to greet you at the door. Recently remodeled with great sound system.”
“My favorite coffee place in Morro Bay. They also offer food, delicious treats (fresh-baked cookies, yum), and have a lovely patio.”