- Visit the Santa Cruz Boardwalk and ride the Giant Dipper.
- Get a snack and walk the bluffs at lighthouse field.
- Stand under the giant redwoods at Henry Cowell Redwoods in Felton.
- Have a glass of wine at sunset on the municipal pier.
- Shop and get your feet wet at the seaside village of Capitola.
- Play disc golf at De Laveaga park, where the sport was invented.
- Watch the surfers and the pelicans at four mile beach.
- Pick apples on Cal Poly's Swanton ranch.