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Address: Morro Bay, CA
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Activities: Birdwatching, Viewing wildlife
Description: 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 Rock

Morro Rock is a sight to see, walk all around it if the tide is right,we enjoy the motels in town and the shopping along with visiting the Rock and the beach, makes a good get... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Bakersfield, California
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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Morro Rock is a sight to see, walk all around it if the tide is right,we enjoy the motels in town and the shopping along with visiting the Rock and the beach, makes a good get away for the entire Family. ;=)))

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atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Incredible to visit. Photos entirely don't do it justice. What a lovely place to visit, especially with family.

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Morgan Hill, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

You have to visit just to say "I have been there" This is a landmark worth seeing not too much to do around the town but we love it here. If you take the trail to the north there is a great beach to spend sometime at and you can watch the surfers. A nice place to spend a few... More 

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Monterey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

If you stop by Morro Bay, be sure to take the time to go out and walk around the rock. It is teaming with birdlife, mainly seagulls, but cormorants and brown pelicans as well. If you are lucky you may spot a falcon.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Morro Rock has a historical marker that tells about the history. Nice bay and beach area off to the north

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California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

It is a cool destination. There isn't much there. There are some shops and some restaurants. Not a huge deal breaker, but it would be nice to see more historical information about the rock itself. I would say convert one of those empty shops into a cool place to see the Rock through time.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

I never knew how stinky bird poop could be... It is a tremendously powerful place to clear your nostrils. Many shops and restaurants by the shore. Quite an experience with the powerful bird poop aroma. Personally, I had a much better dining experience in nearby Cambria. In my opinion, it's an over-rated, over-marketed little town. Found nearby San Simeon much... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

A huge natural beauty! A must see for a family adventure. You can see otters in the bay swimming on their backs! There's a little hiking trail around the rock and a great surf spot!! A little swing set not too far away too. You have to see the famous rock at morro bay!

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Great walk around the rock and around the beach. You can access the area by car or walking. Worth checking out.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Morro Rock is one of a number of "volcanic plugs" that make up the Morros. This one just happens to be in a scenic bay. You can drive out to the Rock where there is a nice beach park.

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Address: Morro Bay, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay

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