Destination Discovery: California Fun in the Paso Robles Wine Region!

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Discover Paso Robles, a hidden gem nestled in California’s central coast! Surround yourself in the picturesque beauty of this growing wine region with an excellent location nearby many popular attractions along the Pacific Coast and 101 Highways. Treat yourself to an unforgettable vacation experience that will have you longing for more!

 

Wine Tastings and Tours

Named 2013 Wine Region of the Year by Wine Enthusiast Magazine, Paso Robles is nestled among rolling, oak-studded hills that make this area a picture perfect vacation destination. Vines and Wine Country RV resorts both rest along the route leading to many of the award-winning wineries in this region with tastings and tours available year-round!

  • EOS Estate Winery (located adjacent to Wine Country RV Resort!)
  • Robert Hall Winery
  • Eberle Winery
  • Opolo Vineyards
  • Vina Robles
  • J Lohr Vineyards
  • Bianchi Winery
  • Tobin James Cellars
  • Highway 46 East Winery
  • Highway 46 West Winery
  • Downtown  Paso Robles Wineries
  • Pleasant Valley Wine Trail
  • Union Road Wine Trail
  • Back Road Wineries Trail
  • The Creston Wine Trail

 

Festivals

Paso Robles features a number of annual festivals that draw thousands of visitors to this area each year! Many of these events are held right in the thriving, award-winning downtown area:

  • Beer and Wine at the Vines (held on-site at Vines RV Resort!)
  • Zin Festival
  • Wine Festival
  • California Mid-State Fair
  • Harvest Festival

 

Hearst Castle

Located on the Central Coast of California on over 250,000 acres, the Hearst Castle was conceived by media mogul and property owner, William Randolph Hearst, and architect Julia Morgan. By 1947, their combined vision had created an estate with 165 rooms within several mansions built on the property, 127 acres of breathtaking gardens, terraces, pools and walkways – all to showcase Hearst’s legendary art collection. The property and grounds are now a U.S. National Historic Landmark open for the public to tour the opulence and grandeur of one of the nation’s most famous castles!

 

Pismo Beach

Discover the fabulous weather, spectacular views and unbeatable location along California’s famous Central Coast that has made this classic beach town such a popular destination to visit for over half a century!  Pismo Beach, formally known in the 1950s as the “Clam Capitol of the World,” is situated along the Pacific Coast and 101 Highways between San Francisco and Los Angeles and offers an array of activities to enjoy like surfing, body boarding, horseback riding and fishing from the 1,200 foot pier. There is also an award-winning boardwalk to guests to enjoy as well!

 

The Ravine Water Park

Bring the whole gang for a wet and wild adventure at The Ravine Waterpark. Situated just across from Wine Country RV Resort, this local gem features an assortment of exciting water slides, a wave pool and a lazy river!

 

San Luis Obispo (SLO)

Enjoy a fantastic Mediterranean climate, breathtaking scenic views and outstanding attractions all within an unbeatable location on Central Coast of California along the Pacific Coast and 101 Highways between San Francisco and Los Angeles. Discover an award-winning downtown area with charming shops and restaurants and thousands of acres of protected space ideal for outdoor enthusiasts!

 

One of the most popular attractions in this area include the historic Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, built in 1772 when the Spaniards decided to settle in this area and is still a working parish church to this day. The famous Hearst Castle is another must-see attraction as well as the second largest farmers’ market in the western United States, located on Higuera Street, which was converted 30 years ago to create this unique community resource!

 

Beaches and Lakes

There’s nothing like some fun in the famous California sun! Check out these nearby beaches and lakes to cool off, have a picnic or just spend some quality time with loved ones.

  • Lake San Antonio
  • Morro Bay Beaches
  • Lake Nacimiento
  • Cambria Beach

 

California Mid-State Fair

Known as “The Biggest Little Fair Anywhere,” this annual 12-day event is held at the Paso Robles Event Center, just minutes from both Vines and Wine Country RV resorts, and upholds a tradition in the making since 1946. Fairgoers can enjoy traditional activities like livestock and equestrian shows, a carnival, food vendors, and live entertainment at the Chumash Grandstand stage featuring performances from some of the biggest names in the music industry including Justin Bieber, Journey, Jason Aldean, Christina Aguilera and Aerosmith!

 

Nearby Resorts in the Paso Robles area:

Wine Country RV Resort  •  Vines RV Resort

 

Sun RV Resorts offers a fantastic selection of resorts in a number of other very popular vacation destinations as well. Make sure to keep checking The Scenic Route for more locations in our Destination Discover series!