The weather in Half Moon Bay is the best during spring! If you’re planning to drop by this strikingly beautiful coastal corner of the San Francisco Bay at this season of the year, make sure to set aside a few days to experience a fun-filled adventure. There are all sorts of spring attractions in Half Moon Bay, here are some of the best springtime activities in Half Moon Bay you shouldn’t miss.
1. Let your kids meet other kids!
Goat kids, that is. Have fun with the whole family at Harley Farms. There are a lot of fun-filled activities in the farm like touring the premise, watching how goat cheeses are made and meeting goats. Lots of goats.
2. Kayaking and canoeing
Spring is the perfect time for kayaking and canoeing. Discover the world of sea kayaking in Half Moon Bay’s dynamic and diverse environment. You ca choose to paddle among seals, birds, and other marine life in protected Pillar Point Harbor or delve into the wild waters of the open Pacific near Half Moon Bay.
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3. Ride horses along the beach
Enjoy the beauty of the Bay Area from horseback riding. If you’re a first time rider or have very little experience riding a horse, you don’t have to worry about it. There is a one-hour guided ride. You can also bring along your kids. Children 5 years and older can enjoy horseback rides along the coastal equestrian trail and beach with horses from the Sea Horse Ranch.
4. Hit the beach
You don’t want to miss the beach in Half Moon Bay especially during the months April and May where the surf smooths out and the weather is often at its best. The coastline here stretches for four miles, with a coastal trail open for walking and cycling.
5. Enjoy various outdoor activities
Go hiking among the giant canopied redwoods and witness the beautiful prolific wildflower blooming everywhere. Try out bird-watching at Pescadero Marsh and Pillar Point Marsh, or enjoy riding a mountain bike along Skyline Drive.