Fun Things To Do around Oakdale Ranch

Wine Tasting

Paso is quickly becoming known as the new Napa with less crowds and lower tasting fees.  There are over 150 winieries in the region to choose from.  There are many more that what you will find on the printed maps.

Check out our google map to the right for the closest wineries, food and places to go.  We are the big red pin! A good collection of popular wineries of the westside These wineries are located on charming country roads making the drive half of the fun.


K-Man Cyclery Paso Robles (805.237.2453) and Atascadero (805.461.8735)

Let’s Go Ballooning! For a bird’s eye view of the area why not try a balloon ride? Sometimes they land at Oakdale Ranch, let them know you are staying there.  805.458.1530

The Wine Line Paso Robles 805-610-8267

This is our top choice for independent wine tasters.  Bio Diesel vans!  There are two pick up drop off locations on Oakdale road if you just take a left out of the bottom of the driveway at Red Soles and Hunt Cellars.

The Wine Wrangler 805-238-5700

Paso Robles Wine Trolley & Tour Co 1-800-992-9633

The Grapeline Wine Country Shuttle 1-888-894-6379

Cloud Climber Jeep Tours (805) 646-3200

Dining & Grocery

There are a ton of great options located around the park in downtown Paso Robles. Here are a few of our local favorites

McPhee’s Grill  416 S Main St, Templeton 805-434-3204

Delicious California Cuisine using the finest local ingredients. Located in historic downtown Templeton.

1401 Pine St., Paso Robles 805-237-8084
Contemporary American cuisine in a stylish and comfortable setting.

Villa Creek
1144 Pine St., Paso Robles, CA 93446 805-238-3000

California and Mediterannean-inspired menu. featuring fresh local ingredients.

Buona Tavola
943 Spring St., Paso Robles 805 237-0600
Mouthwatering Northern Italian fare.

Deborah’s Room at JUSTIN Winery
11680 Chimney Rock Rd., Paso Robles/805-237-4149
Intimate dining room featuring creative preparations by JUSTIN Vineyard & Winery Executive Chef and Sous Chef. Wine Spectator Award of Excellence wine and champagne list. Dinner nightly. Reservations required.

Trader Joes This is the closest grocery store to The Ranch

1121 Rossi Rd Ste B  Templeton, CA 93465

Templeton Farmers Market Sat. morning 9:00-12:30 PM

6th and Crocker St. in the charming Templeton Park

This is a slice of California heaven.

Outdoor Activites & Sites

Hearst Castle San Simeon, CA (800) 444-4445

Scenic Driving Take a day drive up the scenic Hwy 1 towards Big Sur

Local Beach Towns Visit Cambria, Cayous, Morro Bay or San Luis Obispo


We recommend Montana De Oro for all around stunning beauty and W.R Hearst Memorial State beach hiking around the peninsula.  We also love The Salmon Creek trail and Waterfalls on Hwy 1

Horseback Riding

Shangri-La Ranch  805 438 389

Pacific Dunes Riding Horseback ride along the beach. 805.489.8100

Kayaking and Ocean Exploration

Central Coast Outdoors

Offering guided adventures in Morro Bay’s National Estuary as well as hiking and biking adventures and kayaking 888.873.5610

Kayak Horizons

Kayak rentals, sales and guided tours. 805.772.6444

Music and weekly community events

Music in the Templeton Park-Every Wed night from 6:00-8:30  May 26th-Aug 26th

Free to the public. Enjoy live bands, dancing, picnicking and wine drinking with the community.

Twilight Concerts in the Paso Robles Park – Every Friday evening  mid-June thru August

Free to the public. Enjoy live bands, dancing, picnicking and wine drinking with the community.

Golf Courses

Hunter Ranch Golf Course

Paso Robles on Highway 46 East. 805.237.7444

San Luis Co. Golf Courses

For a complete list of golf courses in the area.


River Oaks

Full service spa and mineral springs. 805.238.4600

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