We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: Closed

Margarita Adventures
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (152)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“zip lining”(130 reviews)
“wine tasting”(52 reviews)
At Margarita Adventures, we offer a uniquely thrilling perspective on true California landmarks-the historic Santa Margarita Ranch and Santa Margarita Lake. Our guided kayaking tours will take you on a serene and beautiful excursion to Santa...more
Hours Today: Closed
See all hours
22719 El Camino Real, Santa Margarita, CA 93453-8668
+1 805-438-3120
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 17, 2012

Took friends from out of town and it was a high light of there trip. One person in our group was not sure she was going to do it but when it was over she was begging to do it again. Great fun, great wine......

4  Thank Tug J
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed February 24, 2016

Miscommunication by the guides led to a serious accident. I was sent out on the zip line while my friend was still dangling, waiting to be retrieved. I ended up hitting her straight on going really fast. I sustained lots of bruising on both thighs,...More

10  Thank Michael C
KarlW53, Manager at Margarita Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2016

Michael, Margarita Adventures sincerely regrets the incident that resulted in the injury of you and your friend. Safety is our foremost concern at Margarita Adventures. We pride ourselves on providing a safe and fun experience. After this incident, we suspended our tours while we reviewed...More

Reviews (418)
Filter reviews
417 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews zip lining wine tasting ancient peaks winery beautiful ranch great fun afraid of heights highly recommend this adventure zipline tour oak trees history lesson bucket list fun adventure awesome experience a lot of fun wild turkeys local history wine country
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 417 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

I took my niece and her boyfriend from Germany zip lining and it was a blast! All the staff are super friendly and courteous and definitely made us feel safe. Highly recommend the experience.

Thank Marianne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first time zip lining for my husband and I. All the staff were very nice and knowledgeable and made us feel completely safe. We had nice weather, a little windy but beautiful. Great time of year to go as the grapevines are...More

Thank linburt79
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We met in a shop with some live snakes and lizards to look at which was a fun way to start. The bus ride over to the ranch was very educational and interesting plus we saw lots of wildlife. They had a great system of...More

Thank Marty R
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

We found this zipwire experience after some research and found it was close to our route on our Californian road trip. There are six zipwire including a double zip at the beginning. All of our group were celebrating a birthday and as we were celebrating...More

Thank Lynda P
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Lots of fun great staff. We had a blast. We have done several zip lines and this rates as one of our best.

Thank MKON2
Reviewed September 12, 2018

My sister and I decided to try out the zip course at Santa Margarita Adventures. Being the end of summer and a Monday, we were the only two patrons that day but rather than canceling based on lack of participation they welcomed us and gave...More

Thank CanyonRat
Reviewed September 4, 2018

The guide and staff were kind, helpful, knowledgeable and just plain fun to have around. I would highly recommend this adventure. Loved it!!

Thank Sylvia A
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

The team at Margarita Adventures were fantastic - made us feel welcome, safe and in good hands! Our driver from the office to the zipline course on Santa Margarita ranch was very knowledgeable about the area, from the history of the land to the winery....More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed August 20, 2018

My husband and I took our two grand kids and had a blast! The area is beautiful with lots of things to look at while you are zipping through the sky. We loved the sense of adventure and our grands had so much fun...ages 8...More

Thank tkm777
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I picked this as an activity for my brother and sister and I to do while they were visiting the West Coast. We had a blast and enjoyed every moment! The tandem ride was great, and so was the bullet zip. The staff were very...More

Thank bepiszczek
Karl W, Owner at Margarita Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Glad you enjoyed thanks for sharing.

View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Motel 6 Atascadero
72 reviews
5.83 miles away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Atascadero
392 reviews
5.88 miles away
La Cuesta Inn
439 reviews
7.05 miles away
Lexington Inn
274 reviews
7.08 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 7 nearby restaurants
The Range
123 reviews
.35 miles away
The Porch Cafe
38 reviews
.37 miles away
The Southern Station
34 reviews
.29 miles away
Guest House Grill
194 reviews
6.18 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 9 nearby attractions
Ancient Peaks Winery
62 reviews
.04 miles away
Charles Paddock Zoo
111 reviews
6.16 miles away
August Ridge Vineyards
6 reviews
6.46 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
April 6, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Trent F | Property representative |
We have a restroom just before you get harnessed up and at the end of our course. You will be in a harness for about 1-1.5 hours without a restroom.
Dawn M
March 13, 2016|
Response from Karl W | Property representative |
It cost $99.00 for adults $79.00 for minors17 and under their really is no age limit but a weight limit riders must be at least 35 pounds and under 275