STAY at the luxurious Ojai Valley Inn
For a five-star experience, stay at the Ojai Valley Inn, a sprawling resort that’s famous for its spa but also offers multiple restaurants, an award-winning golf course, and embraces eco-friendly practices. The Ojai Valley Inn focuses heavily on sustainability efforts, asking its associates to take part in the Green Ambassador Pledge. The resort has eliminated single-use plastics, focuses on resource conservation, and is actively seeking new green practices. The property also features an EV charging station, as well as outdoor education opportunities for its guests.
SIP at nearly 50 certified sustainable wineries in SLO CAL
When it comes to visiting wineries in San Luis Obispo County, visitors have nearly 50 certified sustainable wineries to choose from. Whether that be a certified sustainable, regenerative organic, or LEED certified tasting room facilities, as well as biodynamic farming practices. Find a list of SLO CAL wineries that embrace sustainability by visiting the 'more details' link below:
STAY at the award-winning Yosemite hotel, Tenaya Lodge
Tenaya Lodge’s revolutionary GreenPath program is organically woven throughout the resort’s operations. Efforts to date have included composting all organic material, incorporating reusable materials, and partnering with recycling programs like “Clean the World” to recycle leftover soap, lotion, shampoo and conditioner. The resort features occupancy sensors which shut off lighting when the room is vacant, smart thermostats and EV charging stations.
SIP at sustainable wineries in Sonoma County
With 99% of Sonoma County’s vineyards certified sustainable, its multigenerational wineries are continuing to pioneer best practices for regenerative agriculture. Visitors can experience these for themselves by stopping by several wineries that pair together land conservation and wine tastings. Try Medlock Ames Winery’s immersive experience, which includes a self-guided audio tour exploring sights and sounds across the 340-acre Bell Mountain Ranch.
STAY at Terranea, a luxury oceanfront resort
Terranea Resort is dedicated to protecting the valuable coastal resources that define the Palos Verdes Peninsula and making this singular destination one of the most valued natural locations in the world. Since its inception, Terranea has remained committed to minimizing its environmental footprint by integrating transparent eco-friendly practices. Guests and the community are invited to learn, get involved and give back through a variety of partnerships and special events that continue to expand and evolve each year.
SIP at eco-conscious El Dorado County wineries
El Dorado County farmers have long been practicing sustainable farming methods to make sure today’s farms are here for tomorrow’s generation. Many farms have transitioned to organic practices and others are using innovative farming techniques to reduce both. Visitors can learn first-hand how El Dorado Wineries are preserving the environment while providing first class produce and wine grapes for future generations. Find more ideas for sustainable travel in California 👇