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*<do name="The Forest of Nisene Marks" alt="" address="Aptos Creek Road and Soquel Drive, Aptos, CA" directions="4 mi. N  north of Aptos on Aptos Creek Road. " phone="831-763-7062" url="http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=666" hours="" price="$6 parking fee" lat="" long="">This state park is a beautiful, mossy area that used to be a logging site. It's great for hiking and mountain biking. Although most people don't know this, it's actually the site of the 1989 Loma Prieta quake epicenter.</do>
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Revision as of 06:25, 25 March 2012

Aptos is a city in Santa Cruz County in California, in the Monterey Bay Area.

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Get in

Seven miles south of Santa Cruz and seven miles north of Watsonville on Highway 1 (US-1). Exit State Park Drive, Rio del Mar Blvd. or Freedom Blvd.

Get around

See

Do

  • The Forest of Nisene Marks, Aptos Creek Road and Soquel Drive, Aptos, CA (4 mi. N north of Aptos on Aptos Creek Road.), 831-763-7062, [1]. This state park is a beautiful, mossy area that used to be a logging site. It's great for hiking and mountain biking. Although most people don't know this, it's actually the site of the 1989 Loma Prieta quake epicenter. $6 parking fee.


Buy

Eat

  • Café Sparrow, 8042 Soquel Drive in Aptos Village, 831.688.6238. A charming little French-inspired restaurant open for lunch and dinner daily, and brunch on weekends
  • Au Midi, 7960 Soquel Drive, 831-685-2600, [2]. 11:30-2,5:30-9 Wed-Sat; 5:30-9 Sunday. Outstanding French cafe emphasizing the flavors of Provence.

Drink

  • Britannia Arms Pub located near the entrance to Nisene Marks State Park.
  • Verve Lounge Aptos, 7941 Soquel Drive, 831.662.2247, [3]. Features blues bands from California and and national acts.

Sleep

  • Best Western Seacliff Inn, 7500 Old Dominion Ct, +1 831 688-7300 (toll free: +1 800 367-2003, fax: +1 831 685-3603), [4].
  • Seascape Beach Resort, One Seascape Resort Drive, Aptos, CA 95003, 1-800-929-7727, [5]. A visit to Seascape Beach Resort is like having your own beach home on Monterey Bay. Located just ten miles south of Santa Cruz, our well-equipped suites and villas have all the appeal of a private beach house, but with the added amenities of a four-diamond resort: room service, maid service and an award-winning restaurant on-site. This unique combination of luxury and comfort makes Seascape Beach Resort the ideal vacation spot for couples and families alike.


Get out

Routes through Aptos
Santa CruzCapitola  N noframe S  WatsonvilleMonterey


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