Half Moon Bay Travel Guide
Explore Our Oceanfront Village
What began as a rural agricultural area has become a charming coastal village and surfing mecca boasting organic farms, jazz clubs, galleries and stunning golf. Year-round mild temperatures and aromatic sea breezes set the stage for a whirlwind of outdoor adventures everyone in the family will enjoy. Our Half Moon Bay travel guide covers all the best things to do in the area from surfing at Mavericks International to fishing in Pillar Point to celebrating pumpkins at various nearby farms.
Hike the coastside trails to take in native flora and fauna and gaze upon towering redwoods at Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Reserve. Did you know Santa’s tree farm is located in Northern California? Check out the 487 acres and 22 different fields of towering Christmas trees in addition to many other attractions in our Half Moon Bay guide near the area’s best hotel, Half Moon Bay Lodge.