Apr 23

Breakwater Cove Monterey is one of the hundreds of Marine Protected Areas scattered along the California coastline which is connected to San Carlos Beach. It is another popular, sloping, sandy shoreline dive site. This is a wonderful place to get a glimpse of sea lions, octopus, and other marine creatures.

The best diving is on the outer side of breakwater. The visibility can vary from 5-40 ft in depth and you will find tons of life. Depth range is about 25-65 ft. It provides a year round site that accommodates every level of diver. Though the visibility can be poor at times, the vast amount of sea life makes any dive here memorable.  It has a large amount of wild life and plant life to look at as long as you go out about 150 yards from shore. Abundance of kayaks and paddleboards located in the distance.

Parking can be limited on first come basis. Swim along the breakwater to experience sea lions and beautiful nature, or find the big intake pipe and follow that out to medtridium fields in about 60 feet of water.

Stay at the Monterey Stage Coach Lodge hotel when you visit Breakwater Cove Monterey and get rooms at very affordable rates. For more details visit: http://www.montereystagecoachlodge.com/

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Apr 16

Roberts Lake Monterey is a 5 acres large, has a depth between 10-12 feet, and is located near Rohnert Park in Monterey County, which is named after Arthurt N. Roberts, this beautiful lake is the centerpiece of Roberts Lake Park, also popular as a city park.

Roberts Lake Monterey is a popular hangout for hordes of geese, ducks, coots and seagulls cadging bread crusts from visitors. You will find a different variety of fish including pumpkinseed sunfish, largemouth bass, crappie, carp, channel catfish and bluegill here; Turtles also live in Roberts Lake.

The lake area contains picnic-tables and circled by the paved Monterey Coastal Trail, it also occasionally hosts speedboat races and fishing competitions. Whether you are flying fishing, spinning or bait casting your chances of getting a bite here are good. The lake is the site of an annual free fishing derby for children.

Nice scenic value adds a touch of nature, landing a beauty at sunset, wildlife and perfect for photography. Come stay at the Monterey Stage Coach Lodge in Monterey County and get rooms at very affordable rates. For more details visit: http://www.montereystagecoachlodge.com/

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Apr 09

If you are seeking your own personal retreat, Fort Ord Dunes Beach is the perfect rugged, sandy beach with family outing for one day. A path to the beach is about a four-mile stretch of shoreline and interpretive exhibits.  One-third mile long trail is also available from the beach to the Dunes State Park.

On clear days Lover’s Point on the Monterey Peninsula can be seen all the way to Santa Cruz.  Trail visitors can enjoy the spot with nests of snowy plovers, native plants provide habitat for various birds, wild creatures and reptiles. Out in the ocean visitors are likely to catch sight of sea otters, harbor seals, and migrating whales. Dunes are now home for many endangered birds and other wildlife. Dogs, Horses and campfires are not allowed on the beach.  This a great destination for a day spent sunbathing, roaming and walking along the shore.

If you’re looking for a quiet place to listen to the waves and be alone while visiting Fort Ord Dunes Beach, this is the place. Stay at the Stage Coach Lodge, Monterey, and get rooms at very affordable rates. For more details visit: http://www.montereystagecoachlodge.com/

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Apr 02

The Sea Otter Classic Monterey is regarded as the world’s largest cycling and outdoor sports festival and show held every spring since 1991 at the Laguna Seca Recreation Area in Monterey, California. The name Otter Classic is placed in honor of the southern sea otters, an indigenous mammal which superfluities along with the neighboring Pacific coast.

The Classic event is one of the nation’s best and largest cycling events, attracting an entirety of 10,000 riders from numerous disciplines and about 65,000 fans. Hundreds of cyclists, together with public, world, and Olympic champions attend Sea Otter to race and meet with amateur cyclists and fans. Having high level of competition pro racing careers have gotten a boost by opposing against global field of racers that arrive at Sea Otter from around the globe.

Stay at the Monterey Stage Coach Lodge hotel when you visit the Sea Otter Classic Monterey, and get rooms at very affordable rates. For more details visit: http://www.montereystagecoachlodge.com/

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