San Simeon News

The Highway 1 Dream Drive

Celebrating the reopening of Highway 1 after a year of being closed, over 90 journalists and digital influencers participated in the “Dream Drive.” Participants traveled in vehicle models from 1934 to 2018, honoring the 84 years of Highway 1 being open. San Simeon was among the list of stops, and participants could soak in the many different breathtaking sights of the area. Read More >

Can You Guess Where?

A hidden gem on California's central coast - San Simeoon offers a castle, elephant seals, and zebras within miles on this iconic stretch of Highway 1. Read More >

Highway 1 Re-Opens!

Highway 1 – America’s most iconic coastal highway – makes a comeback after the detrimental mudslides in May 2017. With full access from Cambria to Carmel, travelers are once again free to cruise the world-famous thoroughfare. Read More >

Highway 1 Update

Read up-to-date information for California Highway 1 road closures between San Luis Obispo and Monterrey Counties. There are multiple incidents along Highway 1 affecting travel between counties. Read More >

San Simeon New Gateway Sign Ribbon Cutting

San Simeon locals and officials gather at the sign’s ceremonious ribbon cutting. The monument alerts travelers on Highway 1 they’ve officially entered the famed seaside town. With scenic backdrops, the sign was strategically placed to encourage photos and social media posts. Read More >