didn't know about
Pismo Beach, California
are some of the things or activities that Pismo
Beach residents do for fun?
Many Pismo Beach residents enjoy wine tasting
at our 4 local tasting rooms. There are many wineries within a 10-minute
drive to savor as well. Shopping at the Premium Outlets is popular
with residents 40 top-brand stores with great outlet
prices. Beachfront volleyball courts offer a view of the pier,
cool ocean breezes, and great exercise for residents and visitors.
Our 1,200 foot pier is the perfect spot to view colorful sunsets
and whale migration.
||What's one thing the public probably
does NOT know about Pismo Beach?
For many years, Pismo Beach was known as the
Clam Capital of the World. However, when the sea otter
was introduced to the area, sizeable clams were reduced drastically.
Today, clam digging has been replaced by the famous clam chowder
bread bowls, offered at many restaurants. The 1900s were wild
times in Pismo Beach. Pismo Beach was also known to be a place to
find booze during the Prohibition Era. Pismo was also noted for
having many saloons, along with several notorious brothels.
||What has Pismo Beach contributed
to the world?
Pismo Beach has the largest populated Monarch
Butterfly grove in the Western United States. Annually, docents
and volunteers are available for FREE tours and presentations. The
grove is open daily from November 1 February 28. Visitors
from all over the world visit this incredible migration site each
For further information about Pismo Beach,
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