Pacific Coast Highway
Spanning most of California’s coastline, the classic Highway 1 offers travelers a beautiful, scenic route as they tour the Golden State from San Diego to San Francisco. Many people road trip along Highway 1, experiencing everything from quaint coastal towns like Point Reyes and Morro Bay to major metropolitan cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles.
The segment of Highway 1 that travels along the Central Coast is also known as the Pacific Coast Highway, or PCH. Highway 1 has become an iconic route and is celebrated worldwide for its uniqueness and beauty.
People traveling by car can easily reach San Luis Obispo from the Pacific Coast Highway and Highway 101.
Highway 1 Update
After 14 months of closure due to heavy rains and subsequent mudslides, the Pacific Coast Highway is back and better than ever. The freshly paved Highway winds along the coastline, with spectacular views, and once again, access to Big Sur.
Click below for the latest updates on road conditions.