Things To Do

Half Moon Bay California Things To Do

When you plan your visit to Half Moon Bay in Northern California’s SF Bay Area, be sure to set aside a few days for your fun-filled adventure. You’ll want to plan enough time to explore all four regions: Half Moon Bay, North Coast, South Coast, and Redwood Region.

A coastal gem, Half Moon Bay boasts the best of SF Bay Area in Northern California all in one place. Spectacular outdoor attractions showcase the abundant beauty and bounty of this region.

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Alena Jean

417 Main St.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-3662

Alvaros Adventures


Half Moon Bay, CA
650-504-7779

Barterra Winery

643 Main St.
Half Moon Bay, CA
(650) 712-1635

Beaches and Parks


Half Moon Bay, CA

Bike Works

520 Kelly Avenue
Half Moon Bay, CA
(650) 726-6708

Bongard’s Nursery

12460 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-4568

Coastal Repertory Theatre

1167 Main St.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-569-3268

Coastside Farmer’s Market

Shoreline Station, Hwy 1 @ Kelly Ave.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-4895

Coastside Land Trust

788 Main St.
Half Moon Bay, CA
(650) 726-5056

ENO Wine Tasting Room at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

One Miramontes Point Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-712-7040

Enterprise Rent a Car

213 San Mateo Rd. S
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-712-6880

Farmer John

850 N. Cabrillo Hwy
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-4980

Fitzgerald Marine Reserve

California St., off Hwy 1
Moss Beach, CA
650-728-3584

Green Oaks Creek Farm and Retreat

2060 Green Oaks Way
Pescadero, CA
650-879-1009

Gulf of the Farallones Marine Sanctuary

991 Marine Drive
San Francisco, CA
(415) 561-6622

Half Moon Bay Coastside Tours

225 S. Cabrillo Highway
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-720-7050

Half Moon Bay Distillery

103 Harvard Ave., Ste 4
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-283-4721

Half Moon Bay Glass Blowing

12341-1 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-283-5626

Half Moon Bay Golf Links

2 Miramontes Point Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-712-2200

Half Moon Bay Kayak

Johnson Pier
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-773-6101

Half Moon Bay Library

620 Correas St.
Half Moon Bay, CA
(650) 726-2316

Half Moon Bay Nursery

11691 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-5392

Half Moon Bay Wine and Cheese

421 Main St.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-1520

Half Moon Bay Yacht Club

2140 Princeton Avenue
Half Moon Bay, CA
(650) 728-2120

Harley Farms

205 North St.
Pescadero, CA
650-879-0480

Horseback Riding on the Beach

1828 N. Cabrillo Hwy.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-2362

Huli Cat Sportfishing

Johnson Pier
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-2926

Johnson Pier


Half Moon Bay, CA

Johnston House

110 Higgins Purissima Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-0329

La Nebbia Winery

12341 San Mateo Road
Half Moon Bay, CA
(650) 728-2120

Lemos Farm

12320 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-2342

Mavericks Paddle Sports

214 Princeton Ave
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-563-4251

Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District

330 Distel Circle
Los Altos, CA
(650) 69-1200

Moonspinner Sailing

1 Johnson Pier, Pillar Point Harbor
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-787-9263

Moss Beach Ranch

1862 Etheldore
Moss Beach, CA
(650) 728-0700

Mountain Biking


Half Moon Bay, CA

Pescadero Marsh

4.5 miles south of Half Moon Bay
Pescadero, CA

Pigeon Pt. Lighthouse

Pigeon Point Road
Pescadero, CA
(650) 879-2120

Pigeon Pt. Lighthouse Hostel

Pigeon Point Road
Pescadero, CA
(650) 879-0633

Pillar Point Bird Refuge

Between Pillar Point Harbor & Mavericks
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-728-3584

Point Montara Lighthouse

16th & Hwy 1
Montara, CA
650-728-7177

Purissima Redwoods


Half Moon Bay, CA

Redwood Tree Scenic Drive


Half Moon Bay, CA

Repetto’s Greenhouse Florist

12331 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-6414

Riptide Charters

1 Johnson Pier
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-728-8433

Santa’s Tree Farm

78 Pilarcitos Creek Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-726-2246

Thomas Fogarty Winery

9501 Skyline Blvd.
Woodside, CA
(650) 851-6777

Trojak Knier Winery

151A Harvard Avenue
Princeton-by-the-Sea, Half Moon Bay, CA
(650) 728-3613

World’s Rare Plants – Carnivorous Plants

12511 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-454-9002

Yerba Buena Nursery

12511 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
650-851-1668

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REGIONAL GUIDE

Located approximately 35 minutes
south of San Francisco in the
Bay Area, this stunning slice of
the Golden State boasts an
unrivaled combination of
coastal town friendliness, charm
and natural beauty.

LODGINGS & ACCOMMODATIONS
From romantic inns and luxurious coastal resorts
to budget-friendly brand hotels, the Half Moon Bay
area’s variety of lodging offers a perfect fit for
everyone visiting Northern California & the SF Bay Area.

ACTIVITIES
There are four regions to explore in the Northern
California bay area of the San Mateo County Coastside.