Announcing Our New Downtown Davenport Location~!

We are so happy to announce our move from Swanton Berry Farm where we got our start, to the Davenport Meadow in between the Roadhouse and the Bonny Doon Vineyard Tasting Room, eleven miles north of Santa Cruz, and seventy five miles south of San Francisco. We got all…

WELCOME Year of the Goat & Slow Coast portraits by Poppy de Garmo

Year of the Goat February 19th 2015 marks the start of a New Lunar Year referencing  Chinese traditional astrology as, The Year of the Goat.  A symbol of peace and harmonious co-existing and tranquility is the primary forecast for this year ahead. A few words from our co-founders J and…

Tender Sweet Nothings: The Language of Flowers for your valentine~

I crave your mouth, your voice, your hair. Silent and starving, I prowl through the streets. Bread does not nourish me, dawn disrupts me, all day I hunt for the liquid measure of your steps. I hunger for your sleek laugh, your hands the color of a savage harvest,…

Friday Night: Date Night on the Slow Coast at Highway 1 Brewery

Last Friday Night, Our long time Slow Coaster Robert Cox head lined in Pescadero at the Highway 1 Brewing Company.  Robert performed several sets during happy hour, playing our favorite great country classics. Robert clearly has a good time in the solo riffs with cowboy style and strong vocal talent….

Slow Coastin’ to Waddell Beach

Hundreds of Pacific Ocean beaches necklace our Slow Coast region. We are fortunate to have such a variety of beach environments available-thanks to the natural cohesion of Land and Sea that is special in every way to our home. Amongst the hundreds we house, many thanks are directed to California…

*New* Puma Project Support on the Slow Coast

OUR Slow Coast PUMA Our cofounders Dana and J Nichols were inspired to do something to help the local economy when the Davenport cement plant closed in 2009. As part of our mission they created our own slow currency called the Slow Coast Wooden Nickel. This project is in…

Traveling Through the Slow Coast Region for Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend

Come absorb fresh air and breathtaking views while winding along the Slow Coast this Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Quaint Pescadero offers SLOWCOAST visitors a great place to unwind and refuel. Tucked in this little valley just south of Half Moon Bay, the town of Pescadero and its surroundings are…

PLUCKFASTIC!

Just say “pluckfastic!” Reducing and eliminating single use plastics–especially from our coasts and oceans–is something we take a stand on. Picnickers and travelers, hiker and surfers, bikers and day-trippers from all over the world move along the SLOWCOAST and famed California Highway 1 every month of the year. Reminding folks…

PIE RANCH / Slow Coast FEATURED DESTINATION

Have you heard of Pie Ranch? Maybe you have driven by, seen the signs on your way to or from San Francisco, and have wondered what is tucked inside that little barn. Well, we would like to share with you just a little bit of what you may have…

Slow Coast Valentines – CauseBars & Friendship

Slow Coast is the perfect place to shop for your friend, or special someone on Valentines day. You won’t only be putting a smile on someones face, but you will also be supporting many local artisans. Check out some behind the scenes photos of Slow Coast production time.