Pacific Grove Things to Do

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    Beach side, Pacific Grove
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    flowers along the beach
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    Downtown Pacific Grove
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Most Viewed Things to Do in Pacific Grove

  • 1. Monterey Bay Coastal Trail

    There is a nice, wide, paved recreation trail along Monterey Bay. In Pacific Grove, the path is separated into a paved bicycle-only path and an adjacent packed-dirt trail for walking, jogging,...

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  • 2. Point Pinos Lighthouse

    The west coast's oldest continuously operating lighthouse. Completed in 1855, it is located at the western edge of Pacific Grove in the middle of the Pacific Grove Golf Course about 150 yards from the...

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  • 3. Lovers Point

    Lovers Point is the biggest municipal park in Pacific Grove. It includes Lovers Point Cove--a popular swimming beach, a public swimming pool, access to the Monterey Bay Coastal Trail, a small 20-space...

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  • 4. Pacific Grove

    Downtown Pacific Grove is a quaint area which is easily walkable. It is also only 3 blocks from the beach area. There are many stores, restaurants and coffee houses to fill your time. Many are...

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  • 5. Asilomar State Beach

    Asilomar Beach is a quiet stretch of beach on Sunset Drive. This is a great scenic beach. There are many cliffs jutting out as well as little coves to explore. This is not a beach for partying action,...

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  • 6. Ocean View Blvd

    This is a beautiful drive along the Monterey coast. You can catch it from the Monterey Aquarium and drive along, where it will take you to the Pacific Grove Gate of the 17 Mile Drive. It shows some of...

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  • 7. Point Lobos State Reserve

    The Reserve opens daily at 9 A.M. Visitors must leave the reserve by the closing time posted at the ranger station Summer closing time: Daylight Savings Time: begins Sunday, April 4, 2004. No...

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  • 8. Sunset Drive

    After rounding the point, Ocean View Blvd becomes Sunset Drive, which leads past a rocky and rugged Pacific coastline. Views here aren't as good as those on Ocean View Blvd, but it still is a nice...

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  • 9. Go to the Ocean

    Pacific Grove enjoys fantastic access to the Pacific Ocean along Sunset Drive and Ocean View Boulevard which wrap around the town's coast. There you can enjoy...

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  • 10. Better then 17 Mile Drive...

    I have heard people say Ocean View Blvd in Pacific Grove which becomes Sunset Drive in Asilomar Beach is as good as if not better than 17-Mile Drive in Pebble...

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  • 11. Lighthouse Avenue -- Downtown Pacific Grove

    Lighthouse Avenue is Pacific Grove's downtown and has a ton of restaurants, shops, bakeries, and other little places to spend time. I have enjoyed meals in...

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  • 12. Visit Monterey!

    Monterey is the gateway to the region and is a must see when visiting Pacific Grove. Not only because all the roads to PG run through Monterey, but also because...

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  • 13. Pacific Grove's Victorian Mansions

    Pacific Grove is home to some amazing Victorian mansions. According to Wikipedia, Pacific Grove has more Victorian Mansions per capita than any other city in...

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  • 14. Pacific Grove Sunsets

    After a few months here, I finally discovered what I believe to be the best sunsets around: along Ocean View Drive in Pacific Grove and Asilomar State Beach....

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  • 15. Monarch Colony in Pacific Grove

    Called "Butterfly Town, USA", Pacific Grove is also the destination for the migration of tens of thousands of monarch butterflies each fall... The monarchs live...

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  • 16. Holy whale, that's a huge...whale!

    Pacific Grove Museum of Natural HistoryI didn't go into the actual museum, but on the outside of the entrance there is a LIFE-SIZE sculpture of a humpback...

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  • 17. Butterflies on Parade!

    In early October -- whether the migrating monarch butterflies have appeared already or not -- the town turns out for a parade of school children all costumed...

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  • 18. Long Distance Butterfly Migrations

    Although we lived in the Monterey area for 2 years, I never got to see the migrating Monarchs which started to arrive in October and stayed until February.. I...

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  • 19. From October through March...

    From October through March thousands of Monarch butterflies come to hibernate in Pacific Grove. Thats why it is called: 'Butterfly City USA'. They like to be in...

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  • 20. Whalers Cove.

    Here was a whaling station from 1862 to 1879. You can still see the whalers cabin, built by Chinese fishermen in the 1850's.Nowadays scuba divers enjoy the...

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  • 21. Scenic Drive

    Made a quick a stop over for picture opportunity along Ocean View Boulevard in the small city of Pacific Grove, adjacent to Monterey. Also known as the City of...

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  • 22. Whale Watching

    Check into the annual whale migration: Monterey Whale Watching.com

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  • 23. I made a picture of the trees,...

    I made a picture of the trees, while the butterflies were sitting on the leaves. Sort of picture puzzle: 'where are the butterflies?'.

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