By Brian Hackney

Brian takes the MG a few hundred miles away to explore some gems along California’s central coast.  Stops include the Hearst Family Cattle Ranch in San Simeon, the tiny towns of Harmony, Cayucos and Cambria, with plenty of great tips for lodging and activities.


Piedras Blancas Light Station
(operated by the Bureau of Land Management)

Piedras Blancas Elephant Seal Rookery

Hearst Ranch / Hearst Beef

Hearst Ranch Winery and Tasting Room
(Sebastians General Store)

Castle (managed by the California State Parks)

Best Western Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

9415 Hearst Drive
San Simeon, CA 93452
(805) 927-4688

The Tea Cozy English Tea Room:

4286 Bridge Street
Cambria, CA 93428
(805) 927-4688

Harmony Glassworks

(805) 927-4248

The Cass House Luxury Inn

222 N. Ocean Avenue
Cayucos, CA 93439
(800) 995-3669

Estero Waterfront Inn Hotel

501 Embarcadero
Morro Bay, CA 93442
(805) 772-1500

Dorn’s Original Breakers Cafe

801 Market Street
Morro Bay, CA 93442
Phone: (805) 772-4415

Comments (6)
  1. Bill McIntyre says:

    is the replay available? how can you recommend the show without something to watch?

  2. Kathie Semk says:

    I would like to purchase and or view South of Sur Part 1 and South of Sur Part 2 Can this be done? These aired on Sept 27, 2010 and Sept. 28, 2010. Please respond to my email address below.

  3. Tina Nickell says:

    I also would like to view South of Sur, Part 1 and Part 2.

  4. Tom Meyer says:

    Friends at the park told me about south of Sur today and i will DVR part 2 tonight, but how can I see part 1.

  5. L.w. says:

    Enjoy the half hour shows!

  6. MMB says:

    Didn’t Jack LaLanne die in January? I know they tape in the past, but where are your editors???