Asilomar State Beach & Conference Grounds Programs
A walk or talk by State Park staff can provide you with a wealth of knowledge sure to bring a new perspective or a renewed appreciation to the park’s natural and cultural history. For those with less time or more solitary inclinations, self-guided walking tour brochures on various aspects of the park are available at the park, as well as, an audio tour.
Brochures for the self-guided walk tours and a general Asilomar State Beach & Conference Grounds park brochure is available on this website.
State Park staff offer a variety of free tours. Call in advance to your arrival to schedule your request (831) 646-6443. Group sizes are limited to 20 people. Length of program is approximately one hour.
Below is a list of the popular program topics:
Asilomar Ramble (combination of cultural and natural history)
Natural Dune Preserve
School Group Programs
Call in advance (831) 646-6443 to have state park staff address the group regarding park regulations and resource protection. State park staff can tailor a program for your school that meets the education curriculum need and tailor the program to your specific field of study.
Self-guided Audio Walking Tour
A narrated audio tour, Discover Asilomar!, provides information on all aspects of the state park. You can start and stop the audio players at any time, walk at your own pace, and control the two hour narrative by selecting from a menu of 70- informative topics including architecture, forest and ocean ecology, wildlife, nature and regional history. The audio tour is free and can be checked from the front desk at the conference grounds.