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Upcoming Sea Kayak Trip

Downtown San Francisco Kayak Trip

Full Moon Kayak Trip, 4/14 Monday 6pm

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Longer Rental Hours

Kayak rental begins at 11am. Now walk-in kayak rental hour is;

Thursday through Monday
11am-5pm (last launch- 3pm)

Closed Tuesdays, Wednesdays (Rental is open for Giants day games.)

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We Are Hiring

If interested in kayaking more, please see the open positions at the jobs page.

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Receive 10% More on Gift Certificate

Buy gift certificates and send them to your family and friends, or use it yourself. We will add 10% more value.

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Pacific Action Kayak Sail


We have a number of Pacific Action kayak sails for sale. Pick a breezy day to try sailing on a seakayak.

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City Kayak featured in...


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Where Magazine
Six Ways To Get Active in San Francisco

January 2014

You’ll get spectacular views of the skyline, and you’re likely to encounter some wildlife as well...


Canoe & Kayak
5 Top Fireworks Floats for the 4th

July 3, 2013

Hopefully you’ll leave your heart, and not your hearing, in San Francisco with a paddling tour under its magnificent fireworks show...


Men's Journal Magazine
MJ Approved: Adventure
March 2013

...Paddlers of all kinds, some even armed with nets, compete for those rare prizes (there have been 62 to date),...


Live Well Network
Episode San Francisco January 2013

Combination of energy, pulse of the city mixed with the serenity of being on this calm water and floating around is completely one of a kind experience.


Black Card Magazine
Winter Edition 2012
Light Up The Night

Midnight fireworks on the San Francisco waterfront mean postcard skyline and bay and bridge views made even more eye-popping by pyrotechnics...


Sunset Magazine
Inside Bay Area
Lisa Trottier, June 2012

... venture out to nearby McCovey Cove to catch wall clearers at the Giants game, or skirt the Embarcadero north to the Ferry Building...


San Francisco Chronicle
Family Paddle at City Kayak
Mary Ellen Hunt, August 15, 2012

... for moms and dads who want to go on manageable excursions that are comfortable even for beginners and younger kids...


Mens Journal
The Anti-New Year's Eve
Nicole Alper, December 2011

... paddles under the Bay Bridge and past the glowing art-deco Coit Tower on Telegraph Hill before resting for pyrotechnics ...


CBS San Francisco
Best Offbeat Recreation Spots

Perhaps the most unusual way to see San Francisco and get a workout is by kayak.


Best of San Francisco 2011

It's 15 seconds of fame, and endless bragging rights- a Giant's baseball sails across the field and into your glove ...
official site of California Travel & Tourism Commission
Explore San Francisco’s Watery Soul by Kayak

...there’s no more intimate way to explore this defining ecosystem, and enjoy stellar city views, than by kayak.
official site of San Francisco Convention & Visitor's Bureau
WHAT TO DO: Sports & Recreation

Explore San Francisco Bay in a kayak...






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