About San Luis Obispo County
San Luis Obispo County is home to just shy of 300,000 people and comprises of a variety of small communities including San Luis Obispo, Arroyo Grande, Paso Robles, Grover Beach and more! It is located almost exactly between Los Angeles and San Francisco.
With the many small communities in the county, beaches, hills and mountains, SLO County has a wide range of different landscapes and ecologies to support a variety of tourist activities and animals alike. San Luis Obispo County was also one of the original counties in California, created way back in 1850. The area where the county sits has been inhabited for thousands and thousands of years.