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Address: 299 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
Phone Number: +1 831-372-1807
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Description: We have 5 bike, kayak, and SUP rental locations on the Monterey Peninsula...
We have 5 bike, kayak, and SUP rental locations on the Monterey Peninsula. We also offer daily Kayak Tours at 10:00AM and 2:00PM daily. We have bikes for all ability levels: have high-end carbon fiber road bikes, mountain bikes, cruisers, hybrid, and new to our rental fleet Pedego Electric Bikes.
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Great Equipment and Super Friendly

We spent the Memorial Weekend at the Unscripted Monterey Beach Resort. Among the activities we undertook was renting kayaks and paddle boards from Adventures by the Sea at their... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Anchorage, Alaska
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Anchorage, Alaska
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

We spent the Memorial Weekend at the Unscripted Monterey Beach Resort. Among the activities we undertook was renting kayaks and paddle boards from Adventures by the Sea at their 32 Cannery Row location. James greeted us and made us feel welcome right away. We filled out the release forms, and picked out appropriate garb for our expedition. James took three... More 

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Massachusetts
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47 reviews 47 reviews
3 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

While in Monterey we took advantage of riding the Monterey Bay Coastal Recreational Trail by renting bikes at the 685 Cannery Row location . We got there right after opening and the young man who helped us out (Jason?) was so very nice and professional. He helped to pair us with the right size bike for us. We had a... More 

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38 reviews 38 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Rented a tandem kayak with my dad for my birthday. It was great! We got out pretty easily and made our way through the kelp. Got to see a hmch of seat otters which I was hoping to see. We heard one of them making a strange call and realized it was a baby calling for its mom. She came... More 

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Vernon, B.C.
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302 reviews 302 reviews
41 attraction reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I was staying at the Portola Hotel and Spa and decided to rent a bike for an hour. I had already explored (and run) towards Lover's Point and beyond a few times so I headed off towards Seaside. I ended up on this great bike path that took me to the Dunes bike path. I climbed the dunes and then... More 

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The Woodlands, TX
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

My husband and I did the usual searching for bike rentals in the Monterey California and checking out all the reviews. Evidently, this place had a couple of bad reviews so my husband was opting for another company. However, our hotel clerk sent us this way so we gave it a try and so glad we did. Corwin helped us... More 

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New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Super friendly staff, great fee for a whole day kayak rental and we had an unforgettable experience in the Monterey Bay seeing otters and seals. Would definitely recommend for a one of a kind unforgettable vacation experience. Thanks guys!!

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Tuolumne City, California, United States
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109 reviews 109 reviews
40 attraction reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Special thanks to the owner Frank for the favor, we bought our Pedego Bikes from Adventures By The Sea and Frank let us keep them there for a couple days while we were in the hotel, it made life so easier not having 2 bikes in our hotel room, they have all kinds of bikes for you to rent here,... More 

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Modesto, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This was a really great inexpensive fun experience my daughter and I had. We rented bikes (cruisers) and just took a ride down the coast. The scenery was wonderful and the ride was great. I can't believe how inexpensive it was to rent the bikes. The associate who helped us was really friendly really helped us out. We will definitely... More 

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Monterey, California
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95 reviews 95 reviews
10 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I took up my seven-year-old nephew for the first time to do sea kayaking. Katie was so informative about where to go and what we should look for and what we should be caution about. My nephew and I had the best time ever as we paddled around the Monterey Bay looking at sea lions, sea otters, and even saw... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

hired a kayak for the afternoon in late Nov, glorious sunny day, saw at least 20 otters, most sunning themselves, one gave a performance in front of me. was no wind but a decent 3 foot swell, but i didn't have any problems with that. stacks of sea lions on the way out from the wharf. a few out amongst... More 

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