Outdoor Activities in San Luis Obispo

Outdoor activities in San Luis Obispo are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. San Luis Obispo comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of San Luis Obispo and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities San Luis Obispo has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to San Luis Obispo.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in San Luis Obispo:

  1. #1 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 693 itineraries
    Bubblegum Alley

    Tags: Landmark, Streets

    Address: 733.5 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    San Luis Obispo has an attraction which is unique, weird yet one just can’t ignore it. And the attraction is the oh so popular Bubblegum Alley! Once a landmark of rivalry between the students of...Read more

  2. #2 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 330 itineraries
    Avila Valley Barn

    Tags: Valley, Farm

    Address: 560 Avila Beach Dr, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, USA

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    If you love food products, fruits and veggies and all edible things, fresh and organic, then a visit to Avila Valley Barn is mandatory. The barn was once a small stall started in 1985 and with several...Read more

  3. #3 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 21 itineraries
    Downtown Slo Farmer's Market

    Tags: Market

    Address: 1108 Garden St #210, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA

    Timings: 05:00 pm - 09:00 pm Details

    The Farmer’s Market or Downtown SLO Farmer’s Market is a place you should head right away if you adore shopping. The market is organised on selective days and is heavily crowded. The stude...Read more

  4. #4 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 433 itineraries
    Bishop Peak

    Tags: Outdoors, View Point, Peak, Nature

    Address: Bishop Peak, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    If you want to get on the most sought after summit or if you want to explore the highest point in San Luis Obispo, then a visit to Bishop Peak or Bishop’s Peak will add the necessary tinge of th...Read more

  5. #5 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 68 itineraries
    Edna Valley Vineyard

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Winery, Vineyard, Adults

    Address: 2585 Biddle Ranch Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    San Luis Obispo has a flourishing wine culture and the Edna Valley Vineyard is the testament of the same. The winery is located perfectly along the pristine coastline and is one of the scenic destinat...Read more

  6. #6 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 166 itineraries
    San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden

    Tags: Play Ground, Botanical Garden, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: 3450 Dairy Creek Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, USA

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:30 pm Details

    Want to embrace the nature in the best possible way? Want to do your bit for the environment? Then San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden, a 150 acre park will help you in participating in this noble cause....Read more

  7. #7 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    History Center And Museum Of San Luis Obispo County And Dallidet Adobe & Gardens

    Tags: Museum, Garden

    Address: 696 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Another museum in San Luis Obispo, the History Center and Museum of San Luis Obispo County is a place which will tell you about the local history of San Luis Obispo. The museum which was established i...Read more

  8. #8 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 178 itineraries
    El Chorro Regional Park

    Tags: Park, Camp, Nature

    Address: CA-1, San Luis Obispo, CA 93408, USA

    Want to give a thrilling twist to your San Luis Obispo trip? Want to explore the Central Coast in the truest possible manner? Then camping at the El Chorro Regional Park can be a good idea. The campsi...Read more

  9. #9 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 19 itineraries
    Valencia Peak

    Tags: Outdoors, Hiking Trail, Biking Trail, Peak

    Address: Valencia Peak Trail, Los Osos, CA 93402, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Valencia Peak in the Montana De Oro State Park is a place which should be visited who love hiking and want to please their eyes with some stunning ocean view. The 1347 foot trail is one of the scenic ...Read more

  10. #10 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 48 itineraries
    Fromagerie Sophie

    Tags: Food And Drinks

    Address: 1129 Garden St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A local couple from San Lui Obispo went to Paris to celebrate the husband’s 50th Anniversary and decided to take a part of the French capital to the county. This little part is nothing but the F...Read more

  11. #11 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 62 itineraries
    San Luis Obispo County Library

    Tags: Library

    Address: 995 Palm St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93403, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Established in 1912, the San Luis Obispo County Library is very few of those places which will be a treat for every book lover who is visiting San Luis Obispo County. The library offers services to si...Read more

  12. #12 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 20 itineraries
    Poly Canyon Loop

    Tags: Museum, Walking Area, Road

    Address: 1940 Santa Barbara Ave, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    In order to tell the future generations about the local railroad history, the San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum was established in 2013. The freight house was used to load and transfer goods, way back i...Read more

  13. #13 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 45 itineraries
    San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 1940 Santa Barbara Ave, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    In order to tell the future generations about the local railroad history, the San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum was established in 2013. The freight house was used to load and transfer goods, way back i...Read more

  14. #14 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 3 itineraries
    Peach Tree Inn Image
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    Tags: Hotel

    Address: 2001 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, United States

    The family owned and traditionally built bed & breakfast Peach Tree Inn will be a perfect accommodation to spend your holiday while soaking in the mesmerizing surroundings comprised of lush lawn a...Read more

  15. #15 of 57 Outdoors Activities in San Luis Obispo
    - Used in 4 itineraries
    Jaffa Cafe

    Tags: Cafe

    Address: 1308 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA

    Timings: 11:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Jaffa Café is a local and very popular cafe chain that is renowned for serving delectable food items in a casual space. Here, it is believed that the food items that have been cooked to perfect...Read more