Pismo beach is a well known beachfront area in California. Many think of it as being a peaceful relaxing vacation spot and those looking for lots of activities are seldom disappointed. The temperate weather and inspiring sunsets over the Pacific Ocean are perfect settings to slow down a bit and enjoy some time off. Activities like golf at Monarch Dunes, ATV four wheeling, horseback riding, surfing, body boarding, and fishing from the 1200-foot pier are some of the most enjoyed activities available in Pismo Beach. There is also the award-winning boardwalk adjacent to the pier that many enjoy. Another very popular activity is to explore the natural beauty of the area's wineries.