Blackhawk Limousine has provided Newbury Park and the larger Conejo Valley with limo service close to twenty years. Although most local clients book their limousines and party buses to head out of town, for example to LAX or Hollywood nightclubs, many decide to head out in Newbury Park. This lovely community of less than 45,000 residents may be mostly known as a bedroom community for commuters, but booking wine-tasting tours and limo rentals in the Conejo Valley is increasingly popular. Hang on as we present the “7 Best Things To Do in Newbury Park”!
7. Climb the Santa Monica’s
Maybe the most accessible peak in the Santa Monica Mountains is Angel Vista, which can be reached from the Rosewood Trail. While the trailhead is located by Barranca Rd and Kathleen Dr, many hikers park at Stagecoach Inn across Lynn Road. There are also various hiking trails by Rancho Sierra Vista, for instance trails leading to Sycamore Canyon Falls and Boney Mountain. The top rated activity in town according to TripAdvisor is the Big Sycamore Canyon hike, which crosses the Santa Monica Mountains and goes all the way to the ocean. Wine tours by limos are common to destinations throughout the Santa Monica’s, including Malibu Family Wines, SIP Malibu Grapes and Cornell Winery.
6. Explore Native-American History
Satwiwa Native American Indian Culture Center is an ideal place to learn about the valley’s indigenous people. Situated on national park lands by Boney Peak, the Chumash Indians regard Satwiwa as a holy site which has been populated for over 10,000 years. Besides artifacts and hiking trails, you can also see the traditional Chumash houses, known as ‘ap. There’s also a Native-American display at the Stagecoach Inn, and the re-constructed Chumash village at Chumash Indian Museum in nearby Thousand Oaks is a must.
5. Go For A Drink
Ranked the best bar in town, many locals get their limos for a night at Brendan’s Irish Pub. Located at Palm Garden Hotel, this sports bar is also a full restaurant and has the town’s only dance floor. There’s also a gaming room with pool tables and more. Besides beer and cocktails, Brendan’s offers 200+ types of whiskey from various countries. Brendan’s is a popular stopover for beer crawls with party buses.
4. Bob Hope’s Gift To Town
Few locals know that Bob Hope once owned the 2,300+ acre Jordan Ranch. Even fewer may know that he gave the community a nature preserve! Named after Bob Hope, Hope Nature Preserve is situated in southern Newbury Park and can be reached from Lynn Oaks Park. Alternatively, the preserve can also be accessed by following the Los Robles Trail from Westlake Village or Thousand Oaks.
3. Fifteen Acres of Wetlands
Backing up to the Mountclef Ridge, Hill Canyon Wetlands is a place few people know of. Situated by The Barranca, Hill Canyon can be reached from the Arroyo Conejo Trail from Rancho Conejo Playfields. Besides Hill Canyon, this trail also follows the creek to Wildwood Park in Thousand Oaks. Additional wetlands can be found by Twin Ponds in Dos Vientos.
2. Horseback-Riding in the Santa Monica Mountains
Rocking K Horse Rentals on Lynn Road offers a truly unique Newbury Park experience. Here you can rent a horse and venture out in the backcountry of the Santa Monica Mountains! Although not the most popular limo destination, we’ve had limousines heading here for birthday celebrations and dates.
1. Epic Golf-Karting
In northernmost Newbury Park is where we find MB2 Raceway, the top rated activity in town according to Yelp reviews. The 60,000 sq. ft. facility is located in a relatively remote part of town, close by Amgen. Popular for kids and adults alike, MB2 Raceway is located at 1475 Lawrence Dr. Many birthday parties and other social gatherings take place here. Besides go-karting, you can try out their pool tables and arcade gaming. Bring your friends along for a limo & go-kart outing!
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Blackhawk Limousine has offered Newbury Park limos for decades and is a trusted choice for transportation in and around Conejo Valley. Whether you’re in need for an LAX limo, a party bus rental or wine tours. Need a limousine to a corporate function at Amgen? How about a limo service for an unforgettable night out? Or simply an SUV or sedan for your ride to LAX? We can take you there with style and luxury!