A Whale’s Tale: SLO Sailing on the Central Coast

Waves and whales (lots of whales) converge on a SLO Sailing trip out of Avila Bay, Central Coast, California Feature Video As we step out of the small power boat and board the Spirit, Captain Mark Kocina with Central Coast Sailing Charters helps us find our seats circling the teak table in the middle of […]

The Gem of the Central Coast: Moonstone Beach

Moonstone Beach, the Gem of the Central Coast (Cambria)

Activity:: Hike, Beach Walks, Surfing, Body Boarding Location: Just outside Cambria, California Ever since I moved to California over three years ago, I began to explore the many hiking areas around the Central Coast. How cool is it that we have so many choices: inland trails, trails along the coast, and a variety of beaches. […]

Ring in 2017 with a Polar Plunge — Central Coast Style

Are you looking forward to the new year? Planning activities, adventures, events, and things to do that will be fun and memorable? Here’s just the thing to kick off 2017 in high spirits: a polar plunge on New Year’s Day. We know we’re lucky to live on the Central Coast, and here’s another reason. There are not one, […]

Mission Accomplished: Flavor Team Achieves 100 Mile Challenge/2016

Along the way toward completing the challenge of swimming 100 miles during 2016 at the SLO Swim Center, an interesting thing happened…. When we signed up in January 2016 for the 100 Mile Challenge at the SLO Swim Center, little did we know how much it would create ripples and seep into so many other […]

SLO Swim Center: So Much More than a Lap Pool

Outdoor pool provides community-focused programs for everyone.  As you turn the corner at Laurel and Southwood on the southern edge of San Luis Obispo, nice townhomes and huge eucalyptus trees line the residential street. There’s no clue that at the end of the lane lies one of the city’s sparkling gems: the SLO Swim Center. […]