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Morro Rock

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Address: Morro Bay, CA 93442
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Home to flocks of Peregrine falcons, egrets and blue herons, the 50-acre...

Home to flocks of Peregrine falcons, egrets and blue herons, the 50-acre Morro Rock is the last in a chain of extinct volcanoes.

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Morro Bay was one of the highlights of our trip in Ca.

Morro Bay made me feel like I had come home! my daughter and granddaughter and myself had a road trip of a life time and stopping and spending the night at Morro Bay was one of... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Morro Bay made me feel like I had come home! my daughter and granddaughter and myself had a road trip of a life time and stopping and spending the night at Morro Bay was one of the best day and evening of our trip! I hope to someday be able to be there again!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Morro Rock is a staple to Morro bay, did you know that the rock was born up to create the bay? Imagine how much larger it used to be...

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The rock is pretty cool. The beach is a little rocky but can be family friendly in the summer. You can drive almost all the way around the rock and is worth a look. Good place for photos if you are a photographer.

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Anshan, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This lump of rock is much more imposing than photographs suggest. My visit was interesting and enjoyable but the rock itself is out-of-bounds due to conservation concerns.

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Paso Robles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great walk along the board walk and if you want go across the street you can have a walk on the sand.

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Lake Isabella, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great weekend for mother-daughter getaway. Even though it rained we still enjoyed our selves immensely. Our hotel gave us umbrellas to walk the pier with. Fabulous and friendly place to visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a stop just to see the bay and rock. Very glad we did. The rock is very distinct sticking out on the bay and the light fog low on the horizon gives the breaktaking paranormic view of the bay and Morro rock a mystical feel on a nice sunny day in the mild winter season. Great stop on... More 

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Mission Hills, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to stop and take a ride or walk around. Make sure you look up the history of this Rock and why it is there... It's amazing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Morro rock is amazing!! The beach is fantastic, dog friendly. The town is charming, people so kind and friendly.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Morro Rock is a very cool place to see, the rock is very big, but when I went there a lot of roads to go there where closed. From the coast there is an amazing skyline with waves everywhere. If you are lucky you can also see sea lions! Unfortunately when we went there was a lot of wind so... More 

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