Archive for July, 2017

The Summer Store and The Artist’s Studio: Cottage #46

Jul 14, 2017

Summertime has always been high season at Crystal Cove, and the aqua-marine-colored cottage on the beach began its life as a summer store for Cove tent campers and cottage families.  First called “The Green Store” by Pearl Van Pelt who operated it with her husband Merle and son Lee, Cottage #46 was built in 1950 […]

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Not merely decoration

Jul 14, 2017

For a marine mollusk, abalone are exceptionally well traveled.  Often found far from the ocean, their shells garnish the homes of many who find their radiance a beautiful reminder of the coast.  While many are familiar with their shells, fewer know about the creatures that inhabit them, but by learning more, abalone can be heralds […]

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The backbone of the beach cottages

Jul 14, 2017

To most visitors of Crystal Cove, it is the cottages that leave the first and most lasting impression, usually inspiring the question, “How do I rent one of these?”  A stay in one of these cottages is an experience unlike any other, as guests walk back in time and immerse themselves into the rich history […]

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In Season, Summer Art Show

Jul 14, 2017

On July 28 – 30, 2017, Crystal Cove Conservancy celebrates the summer with our art show, In Season. An exclusive preview and artist reception will be held on Friday, July 28th from 5:00-7:30pm.  Guests will have the chance to meet our talented artists and enjoy wine, hors d’oeuvres, live music, and Crystal Cove’s sublime atmosphere. […]

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