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August 07, 2017

Summer Wildlife Happening NOW!

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Santa Cruz County has year round wildlife watching - whales, sea lions, dolphins, tidepools, hundreds of species of birds - there's really not a bad time of year for seeing some creatures! But here's a quick roundup of photos - all taken within the last week - that will give you a realtime look at the Santa Cruz summer wildlife scene.

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July 27, 2017

Top 5 Waterfront Walks

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It’s a gorgeous day, and you want to enjoy the outdoors, but the Bloody Mary you had at brunch has you shying away from an uphill trek to the local mountaintop. We feel you. Thankfully, there are plenty of scenic—and flat—promenades where you can gather the friends, pups, and kids, and bask in the dazzling, local scenery without breaking a sweat.

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July 24, 2017

Here's to Health in My Weekend In Santa Cruz

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The 45th Annual Wharf to Wharf Race happened over the weekend and some 16,000 participants did good for the body and soul and completed the scenic 6-mile run. We want to give a nod to those who wore a race bib and share some more healthy living themed photos from the weekend! So cheers to good health, opting outside, and of course, those delicious, fresh eats! 

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July 18, 2017

6 Outrageously Scenic Picnic Spots

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Combine a warm climate with limitless scenery and a bounty of artisan breads, cheeses, and wine, and you have the recipe for a perfect picnic. With 29 miles of beaches, Santa Cruz has no shortage of scenic locales to spread out on your favorite picnic blanket. But for added comfort and larger gatherings, you’ll want picturesque spots with designated picnic areas equipped with tables and possibly BBQ grills. Here, we’ve listed a few of our favorites and organized them by setting so you can plan your dream picnic!

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July 16, 2017

Summertime Buzz with My Weekend In Santa Cruz

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This weekend had a great summertime buzz to it...and not just for those who went to the Hop N' Barley Festival or the Wine Passport Days! Warm temps, great events, and sherbet skies helped this weekend cruise right along into greatness. Check out a few of the weekend's best highlights and be sure to share your Santa Cruz vacation adventures by tagging #VisitSantaCruz and #MyWeekendInSantaCruz!

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