Explore Activities

Oceano Dunes Natural Preserve


Walk where both the Chumash and Dunites walked. See and learn what attracted both cultures to this beautiful dune area. Binoculars are suggested. Bring a picnic meal, water, sunscreen and windbreaker. Meet at the Nature Center at the entrance to the Oceano Campground, Pismo State Beach. 3.5 mile walk, 4.5-5 hour walk.


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