You gaze up at crisp, clear, blue skies with fluffy white clouds dancing overhead. You take a deep breath of fresh air as the warm sun shines upon your face and admire the vastness of rolling hills studded with mature oak trees. Off in the distance you can see Morro Bay Rock. The natural beauty of this ranch envelops you like a cozy blanket. Santa Rita Ranch, the best of all worlds . . . nearby modern conveniences, university town, easy access to the Pacific Ocean, small town ambience, tons of recreational activities, first class California wine country, over 200 wineries, eclectic dining options, peace, quiet, openness, and seclusion. Located in San Luis Obispo County, this 1715 acre ranch has three homes, a barn, tool shed, workshop, lake, multiple wells, springs, and can run 100 head of cattle year round. Just 10 miles to the town of Templeton, 17 miles to Paso Robles, and 14 miles to the coastal town of Cambria, you can easily reach modern amenities, the ocean, or stay home to enjoy your surroundings.On 1715 acres, biking, shing, and off-roading are de nite options for recreational opportunities. Kayak to the center of your lake and cast a line, or take a dip to cool off . Take off on the many trails, streaming with sunlight from the forest canopy, to hike or horseback ride. For the birdwatchers: owls, hawks, warblers, and hummingbirds can be seen. Hunters can enjoy their pick from quail, dove, duck, wild pigs, deer, and will turkey.Plan a day wine tasting. Nearby towns offer a plethora of wineries. Dine in one of the many great local restaurants. San Antonio Lake and Lake Nacimiento are within an hour's drive from the ranch. Start out your morning with a hot air balloon ride, then make your way to one of the many local farms for fresh produce and educational experiences, events, and gatherings.