65th Annual Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute

What can my family do in Monterey?

  • Visit the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium, with its sea otters, jellies, sharks, daily feedings in the Kelp Forest, and interactive exhibits for kids.
  • Look for sea otters, harbor seals, and sea lions as you meander down Old Fisherman’s Wharf and enjoy a seafood dinner fresh from the bay.
  • Hop on a whale watching tour, take a surfing lesson, or rent a paddleboat on Monterey Bay.
  • Set sail on a relaxing cruise or charter your own private sailboat with Sail Monterey, the only sailing company that departs daily from the Old Fisherman’s Wharf. Sail Monterey is offering our attendees and families a 10% discount on all sailing trips.  Visit http://www.sailmonterey.com for more details.

  • Gear up at the Coast Guard Pier next to San Carols Beach, a mecca for scuba divers.
  • Visit a farmer’s market.
  • Follow a delicious trail of local treats through historic Monterey on a small-group food tour that includes plenty of tastings for a full lunch, and learn about Monterey history along the way.  http://www.montereybayfoodtours.com, and use Code 65AI10 for a 10% discount. 

  • Pack a picnic and hit the beach.
  • Light up the night on Alvarado Street, known for its array of restaurant and bars with live entertainment.
  • Go back in time with a visit to Custom House Plaza, the Museum of Monterey, historic adobes, and downtown.
  • Discover transformed sardine canneries that now house ships, restaurants, tasting rooms, and live entertainment at Cannery Row, immortalized in John Steinbeck’s novel.
  • Sip handcrafted wines in more than 60 area tasting rooms.
  • Golf at any of 21 courses, including the monumental Pebble Beach Golf Links.
  • Experience one of the best road trips in the United States along the breathtaking Big Sur coastline on Highway One.
  • Take the famous 17-mile drive through Pebble Beach and Pacific Grove, with Carmel-by-the-Sea only four miles away.
  • Take the famous 17-mile drive through Pebble Beach and Pacific Grove, with Carmel-by-the-Sea only four miles away.

 For organized tours and adventure experiences recommended on TripAdvisor, visit http://tinyurl.com/rmca19.

Spa Discounts

The Spa on the Plaza (www.spaontheplaza.com) at the Portola Hotel is offering our attendees a $10 discount for a 50-minute treatment or a $20 discount for an 80-minute treatment.  Coupons are available at the Portola front desk.  Mention Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation.