Coastal & Inland Communities Information

Pismo Beach

Avila Beach

Not officially part of the Five Cities area, but included here.

Arroyo Grande

Shell Beach

Not officially included in the Five Cities area.

Grover Beach







Morro Bay

San Simeon California

San Simeon California

San Simeon California In the shadow of Hearst Castle San Simeon, CA Coastal Adventure Recreation Coastal kayakers enjoy "The Cove" and beyond, windsurfers favor Arroyo Laguna, as do kite surfers and board surfers. Historians enjoy Indian artifact hunting. Add ocean...

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Pismo Beach California

Pismo Beach California

Native Americans have lived along the California coast for at least 13,000 years. The first settlement started over 13,000 years ago near the Santa Barbara coast. The name Chumash means “bead maker” or “seashell people” being that they originated near the …

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