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Address: 60 Fourth St, Point Reyes Station, CA 94956
Phone Number: 415-669-2600
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Description: Just an hour north of San Francisco in the Point Reyes National Seashore...
Just an hour north of San Francisco in the Point Reyes National Seashore, wilderness kayaking experiences await you. Our Inverness and Marshall sites on Tomales Bay are adjacent to pristine beaches and protected waters where unspoiled nature and wildlife viewing abound. Naturalist-led tours, oyster tours, overnight camping, events and parties for individuals and companies, weeklong youth camps, beginning and advanced classes are just a few of our offerings. Take a break from "civilization" and explore the natural world with us by kayak. Since 1984 Blue Waters has also led trips to Baja, Mexico including Sea of Cortez island expeditions and incredible whale watching from Laguna San Ignacio base camp. Check out our website for schedule and details!
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We had a ball 2/2/15. We arrived at the TInverness facility and we had just expected to change into flip flops for the inevitable push off while wading into the water. Boy, were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 10, 2015
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Alamo, California
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Alamo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We had a ball 2/2/15. We arrived at the TInverness facility and we had just expected to change into flip flops for the inevitable push off while wading into the water. Boy, were we glad to have someone from Blue Water Kayaks outfit us correctly! I believe it was Cameron? Please forgive me if I did not remember your name... More 

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Palo Alto, California, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

My wife and I enjoyed a morning kayak tour with our guide Paige. While the temperature was a bit nippy, the sun was out and the air was still. Paige did a great job teaching a group of 4 couples all they needed to know about kayak techniques and safety to have a fun morning on the bay. We saw... More 

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El Segundo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our bioluminescence kayak tour was cancelled due to recent high winds and rain a few days prior that washed out the bioluminescence. Dallas was really helpful in booking a private sunset kayaking tour the next day as an alternative. Jeff was our guide and we just can't say enough about him! In addition to being all about our safety and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This was a really fun picnic kayaking day. Been trying to get back ever since. Sun, water, salt in the air, fresh on your face. Smooth paddling, esp on the way out. Enjoy!

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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We booked a morning kayak tour of Tomales Bay for a Monday morning tour and LOVED it. During the week they book as private tours....so it was our family of 4 and a guide. The personalized attention was great! We were able to go at our own pace and it was great as we have not kayaked before. Our guide... More 

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yosemite
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We were impressed by the enthusiasm of our kayaking guides. The equipment was in good condition, the kayaks were comfortable, the pre-kayaking instructions were well done. We took the bioluminescent evening kayaking trip and it was magical. Once it was completely dark, any movement in the water created what looked like pixie dust. We swirled our hands and paddles in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Liked: the location was perfect for exploring Tomales Bay by kayak. Liked less: I didn't feel that taken care of, no launch into the water,one seat in ourkayak was horribly uncomfortable. I asked for a different paddle but wasn't given one. They were not at all helpful about where to go and what to see,. We still had a good... More 

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

Customer service was good, Jeff/Geoff and Liz were good. They have a "you can do it" attitude and we did. Instructions, do's and don't's were given and we listened. Our group age ranged from 10 yrs old to 65 yrs old and we had a wonderful time. My arms are a little sore, but it was expected. I would recommend... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

My wife & I participated in a ~3-hour kayak tour with Ryan (great guide) for our 7th anniversary. The staff was excellent, very well informed and made the trip fantastic. If you're adventurous, this is a great activity. You can even stay overnight if you're REALLY adventurous.

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Ventura County, USA
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74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

We went on the bioluminesence kayak trip at night. It was very cool to see the little creatures sparkling like pixy dust in the water. It is really dark and foggy but they put a glow stick on every kayak so you can follow the group and everyone is a novice and runs into each other when you first get... More 

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