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The Best Springtime Activities in Half Moon Bay

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.

Get rental information here.


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.


Need a place to stay in Half Moon Bay? Come and stay with us here in Harbor View Inn. Located right across the street from the beautiful California Coast and close to many attractions in Northern California, this is the Half Moon Bay hotel for you! Enjoy the breath taking view of the Pacific Ocean near Pillars Point from every suite, comfortable single king, single queen and double queen rooms,  a free continental breakfast each morning before you go out on your adventure, and more!

For online reservations, click here. You may also call us at (800) 886-6997.