Enjoy world class wildlife viewing and an ocean experience along a beautiful waterfront in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. Paddle over one of California's first underwater parks as you explore the calm Monterey harbor, Fisherman's Wharf, Cannery Row's kelp forests, Lover's Point and more! This protected area offers a rich concentration of marine life including sea otters, seals, sea lions, shore birds & more! Open Daily 9:00 to 7:00 - Summer Hours 9:00 to 6:00 - Fall Hours (starts Monday Sept 4) 9:00 to 5:00 - Winter Hours (starts Nov 5, closed Dec 25) (831) 373-5357
We are a locally owned and operated small business that pioneered eco-tourism in 1985 and has been a leader in kayak recreation and education ever since! We have introduced over 300,000 people to our unique and beautiful area with naturalist led tours, comprehensive rental packages and classes with ACA trained instructors. Our mission is to provide a wonderful and exceptional experience for everyone while fostering stewardship of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary and the Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Reserve.