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Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz

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Apr
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#1 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is a classic seaside amusement park. The admission-free attraction... more
#2 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
A refuge for wintering Monarch Butterflies, this park boasts a sandy cove, tidepools, a nature trail... more
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Adjacent to Santa Cruz harbor, this beach has beach volley ball as well as nearby shops and... more
#5 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
The Stagnaro family has been serving the Santa Cruz area for over a century, ever since Italian... more
#6 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
Blue Water Ventures provides naturalist-led field trips and adventures for schools, families and... more
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A popular Santa Cruz surf spot.
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#10 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
California Classic Sail operates a beautiful classic sailing charter boat on the Monterey Bay from... more
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#12 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
This popular beach, with killer waves, is known as one of the top surfing spots in the world.
#13 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
Yosemite National Park's premier hiking and backpacking guides! Treks and Tracks offers day and... more
#14 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
This windy beach is good for hang-gliding and wind-surfing.
#15 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
Spanish for "passing of time," this delightful 18-hole golf course overlooks scenic Monterey Bay... more
#16 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
SUP SHACK - conveniently located just outside the Crow's Nest at the main boat launch ramp. We... more
#17 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
The Ride Guides will tailor your ride to your exact needs. From a first timer's cruise along the... more
#18 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
Adventure Out is California's premiere outdoor school specializing in surf camps, rock climbing... more
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#20 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
Covewater Paddle Surf is the only fully dedicated stand up paddleboard (SUP) shop in Northern... more
#21 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
DeLaveaga Golf Course is perched atop the hills surrounding Santa Cruz, California, providing... more
#22 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
One of the best and most popular beaches in the United States for learning to surf.
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#24 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
Monterey Bay Charters and Santa Cruz Charters feature the best sport fishing action in Monterey Bay... more
#25 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
Come sail on the 65' Team O'Neill Catamaran and experience the beauty of the Monterey Bay. A... more
#26 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
#27 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
Welcome aboard the “Ultimate”. Captain Brad, owner/operator, has been fishing the Monterey Bay all... more
#28 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
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#29 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
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Santa Cruz Surf Academy offers exceptional surf lessons in beautiful Santa Cruz, California. Check... more
#30 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Santa Cruz
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