Carmel Launches Carmel-by-the-Sea Wine Walk™ Mobile Guide

Carmel Launches Carmel-by-the-Sea Wine Walk™ Mobile Guide

Carmel, CA…We’re toasting to an exciting announcement –– the Carmel-by-the-Sea Wine Walk is back! Visit Carmel, the destination marketing organization for Carmel-by-the-Sea, has relaunched the Wine Walk in the form of a free mobile wine tasting guide. Wine aficionados can easily navigate the guide to explore numerous wine tasting rooms serving some of the best wines […]

Carmel-by-the-Sea is a Can’t-Miss Destination on Your California Road Trip

Carmel-by-the-Sea is a Can’t-Miss Destination on Your California Road Trip

Carmel, CA…When it comes to road trips, you would be hard-pressed to plan a better route than with a scenic drive along California’s Highway 1. Rolling hills, watercolor skies, and the big and beautiful blue ocean are just a few natural beauties you’ll find along the Pacific coastline. For the ultimate seaside escape, stay in […]

Highway 1 at Rat Creek to Open to Traffic April 23rd at Noon

Highway 1 at Rat Creek to Open to Traffic April 23rd at Noon

Monterey, CA…Caltrans announced it will reopen Highway 1 at Rat Creek in Monterey County by April 23rd at noon – nearly two months ahead of its target date. A full closure has been in place following the January 28 mudslide that washed out 150 feet of the roadway.  Caltrans earlier today…”Highway 1/Rat Creek Update: what […]

Kayaker in Distress Rescued By Pebble Beach CSD, Carmel Highlands, and Cypress FPD

Kayaker in Distress Rescued By Pebble Beach CSD,  Carmel Highlands, and Cypress FPD

Pebble Beach, CA…Pebble Beach Community Services District(CSD)/CAL FIRE, Carmel Highlands Fire Protection District(FPD)/CAL FIRE, Cypress Fire Protection District(FPD)/CAL FIRE, Carmel-by-the-Sea Ambulance, Monterey County Sheriff, and California State Parks Life Guards responded to kayakers in distress approximately 200 yards offshore from the 9th hole at the Pebble Beach Golf Links at 1:45 PM. Ground resources established […]

Daughter Saved, Father Passes Away After Being Swept Out to Sea at Carmel River State Beach

Daughter Saved, Father Passes Away After Being Swept Out to Sea at Carmel River State Beach

Carmel, CA…On Christmas Eve at approximately 12:30, resources from CAL FIRE, Carmel Highlands Fire District, Cypress Fire Protection District, Pebble Beach Community Services District, Marina Fire’s Chaplain, California State Parks, US Coast Guard and Monterey County Sheriffs Office responded to a report of two people swept out to sea from Carmel River State Beach. Emergency […]

USGA Announces Final Exemptions and Completion of Field for 119th U.S. Open Championship

USGA Announces Final Exemptions and Completion of Field for 119th U.S. Open Championship

Pebble Beach, CA…The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that three additional players have earned full exemptions into the 119th U.S. Open Championship, to be contested June 13-16 at Pebble Beach (Calif.) Golf Links, bringing the number of fully exempt players to 78. Additionally, three alternates from sectional qualifying were added to complete the […]

Fuel Reduction Project Using An Air Curtain Incinerator, Carmel

Fuel Reduction Project Using An Air Curtain Incinerator, Carmel

Carmel, CA…Through a partnership with California State Parks, Cypress Fire Protection District, Carmel Highlands Fire Protection District and CAL FIRE, we will be conducting fuels reduction projects in the Point Lobos Ranch and Hatton Canyon areas, from March 20th – 30th, 2017. The purpose of these projects is to improve forest health and reduce hazardous […]

Ocean Rescue At Carmel River State Beach

Ocean Rescue At Carmel River State Beach

Carmel, CA…– At about 11:21 a.m. on Thursday, March 9, 2017, Cypress Fire Protection District, Carmel Highlands Fire Protection District, Pebble Beach Community Services District Fire Department, Carmel City Fire Department, California State Parks and an ambulance from Carmel City responded to a call for a diver in distress at Carmel River State Beach, (Monterey […]

Structure Fire In Del Mesa Carmel Residential Community

Structure Fire In  Del Mesa Carmel Residential Community

Carmel, CA…– It was dark and stormy when firefighters from the Cypress Fire Protection District/CAL FIRE were dispatched at 3:53 a.m. to a structure fire in the Del Mesa Carmel residential community. A nearby neighbor had smelled smoke and called 911. Assistance was provided by the Carmel Fire Department, Carmel Highlands Fire Protection District, Pebble […]

Soberanes Fire Update, 40,618 Acres, 18% Contained, 57 Homes Destroyed & 1 Fatality

Soberanes Fire Update, 40,618 Acres, 18% Contained, 57 Homes Destroyed & 1 Fatality

Big Sur, CA…CAL FIRE and the United States Forest Service, Los Padres National Forest remains in unified command. Fire activity overnight was moderate to minimal. Extremely remote and rugged terrain with limited access coupled with hot and dry weather and an above average cured grass crop has resulted in a high resistance to control. Pre-planning […]