Highway 1’s Hidden Secrets: A Local Photographer’s Guide
Take a photo, it’ll last longer! Whether you’re a professional photographer, an amateur shutterbug, or simply someone who enjoys orchestrating the perfect selfie, you’ll find more than one good reason to snap your shutter along Highway 1.
Take the Scenic Route
The round outdoor sculpture near Ragged Point Inn provides a perfect window to the Big Sur coastline.
Hop on a Horse
Want to capture HIghway 1’s coastal magic from a whole new POV? Gallop over to Covell Ranch in Cambria, where a herd of majestic Clydesdale horses roam the countryside (the resulting photos will boast a gauzy storybook feel, sans filter).
Tidepools in Cayucos
Oh, the photos you’ll snap along Highway 1’s alluring tidepools! In Cayucos, these watery ecosystems are plentiful as they are photo-worthy: capture cool pics of anemones, urchins, crabs, star fish, sea slugs and more.
Let Wildlife Come to You
We’ll let you in on a little secret: If you remain still, they will come. Photographers of all skill levels needn’t worry about whether they’ll spot wildlife along HIghway 1
Freshen up your family photos with compelling backdrops that wow, amaze and generally bring a sense of awed togetherness. I mean, isn’t that why you’re all out there, exploring Highway 1 together?
Hit the Road
Not quite sure where to start? No worries! Download our easy-to-use map and hit the highway! As you snap photos along your journey, don’t forget to hashtag Highway 1 Discovery Route with #Hwy1HiddenSecrets.