Pescadero Creek Inn Gardens 2013

I don't believe people are looking for the meaning of life as much as they are looking for the experience of being alive.
-Joseph Campbell

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Spring has sprung at Pescadero Creek Inn. The only thing more fun than planting the garden is sitting and soaking in its beauty and tranquility, watching the honey bees and hummingbirds go about their task of pollinating the flowers all around you.

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Pescadero Roses

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The coastal climate on the San Mateo coast is especially conducive to growing roses, and Pescadero Creek Inn's garden has over ten varieties.

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The moist ocean air and cool coastal temperatures make flower growing an easy task, even to the most inexperienced gardner.

  • Clematis in bloom 2014
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While the Inn's gardens have flowering plants year round,  it is in the spring that they truly explode with color.

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Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature -- the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter - Rachel Carson