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Kayaking in and out of the sea caves on the Channel Island Adventures Company tour was a highlight... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
San Jose, California
World Class Sea Caves

Our group was experienced kayakers. We brought all of our own gear. We explored over 40 sea... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Greg L
Danville, California
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Kayak into a series of sea caves in the Channel Islands; each cave has its own special features.
Channel Islands National Park, CA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kayaking in and out of the sea caves on the Channel Island Adventures Company tour was a highlight of our trip to the Channel Islands. We went on the 1.5 hour trip and went in and out of 5 caves. The caves were quite short...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group was experienced kayakers. We brought all of our own gear. We explored over 40 sea caves, tunnels and arches. Santa Cruz Island is a Mecca for sea caves - we had a blast! If you are new to kayaking or rent your gear,...More

Thank Greg L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took with Discovery Sea Kayaking tour with Santa Barbara Adventures. They were great. Our guide was Aqua "from Aqualina" so she said. We learned later from another guide that her real name is Jaqueline. She was an awesome guide and spent just the right...More

1  Thank BRIDGET B
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful day kayaking along the coast and into sea caves with the Channel Islands Adventure Company.

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

We kayaked with the Santa Barbara adventure company. We were a group of 4, out of which 2 of us had booked the activity in advance, while 2 weren't sure until the morning of this activity. SB Adventure company were very accommodating when our friends...More

1  Thank DhwaniP10
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

We went on a tour with the adventure company that does sea kayaking - and it was great. We have only kayaked on flat water before but love adventure- and this was super. The guide Chuck was very knowledgeable but also super personable- and did...More

1  Thank Sue L
Reviewed October 21, 2017

We took a day trip to the Santa Cruz Islands, spent 4 hours of kayaking tour. First, we were not sure if we were able to do it since we did not have much sea kayak experience. However, the sea caves were so interesting, we...More

4  Thank Jenny201110
Reviewed September 22, 2017

When my husband and I took a day trip to the Channel Islands, our kayak tour to the sea caves was the highlight of the day. Our guide was with the Santa Barbara Adventure Company on Santa Cruz Island. He was very professional, and gave...More

4  Thank Margaret Y
Reviewed September 9, 2017

An unexpected treat to this awesome cave on our way back from Santa Rosa Island. Santa Cruz has so many sea caves and arches but Painted Cave is so amazing. I've never seen such a beautiful cave.

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

Kayaking around these historic island sea caves makes you feel like you're on vacation outside of the US! Most of my local LA friends haven't even done this trip (or know about it). The water can be rough, but it's so crystal clear and the...More

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Sue P
August 14, 2018|
Response from jbdclaw | Reviewed this property |
This question was directed to me who wrote the review. I think you are trying to ask the outfitter. I saw somewhere that you can bring your kayak to the islands but I don’t recall the details.