A giant slide was part of the playground equipment at Avila Beach in 1969.
A giant slide was part of the playground equipment at Avila Beach in 1969. Michael Raphael Telegram-Tribune
A giant slide was part of the playground equipment at Avila Beach in 1969. Michael Raphael Telegram-Tribune

Avila Beach became a tourist destination when rail arrived in 1876

February 26, 2016 4:55 PM

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David Middlecamp

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Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com .