Dennis A. Amith

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The One about Avila Beach

In San Luis Obispo County is the community of Avila Beach. The name of the location is derived from Miguel Avila, the owner of Rancho San Miguelito (a Mexican land grant in present-day San Luis Obispo County).  The land grant given by then Governor Juan Alvarado to Miguel Avila would included the Pacific Coast (Point San Luis, San Luis Obispo Bay and Avila Beach). The beach is only a half mile long and because it […]