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Blue Waters Kayaking

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Just an hour north of San Francisco in the Point Reyes National Seashore, wilderness kayaking experiences await you. Our Inverness site on Tomales Bay is a short paddle from pristine beaches and protected waters where unspoiled nature and wildlife...more
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23240 California 1, Miller Boat Launch at Nick's Cove, Marshall, CA 94940
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Our trip started at 6:30pm from Miller Boat Launch. Arrive a bit early and be sure to bring $5 for the parking fee. We met with Drew and he got us fitted with a windbreaker, spray skirt and life jacket and into our kayaks. He...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gottwins45
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I have my own kayak, but stopped in to see if it was possibl to rent an animal proof container (FYI: they didn't have at the Tomales Bay site that day). However, I ended up getting lots of advice and helpful tips from their knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kellie F
Reviewed June 28, 2018

I booked moonlight kayak tour for teenage foster sons while camping at Samuel P. Taylor Park. After receiving email at 3:30 regarding where to meet we left for Marshall around 6:30 to meet at boat ramp shortly before 7:30. After parking and walking down to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Rsebec
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

I recently went on a bioluminescence kayaking trip in Tomales Bay. My daughter was doing a report on bioluminescence and Blue Waters Kayaking is the place to go!! Their guides are extremely knowledgeable of the area, history and science of Tomales Bay. We had a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank StephanieT955
Reviewed April 30, 2018

My wife and I are novice kayakers and our experience with our very experienced and professional guide named Jeff and the others at Blue Water was outstanding. Great and very patient instruction and application of new paddling techniques. Major emphasis upon safety and rescue techniques....More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank David S
Reviewed April 6, 2018

I rebooked the bioluminescent tour as they had deemed the first date less than ideal. I felt safety was foremost on the minds of the guides. Jeff, who has been with the company many years, provided a great intro to paddling on dry land. Liz...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lynne S
Reviewed December 14, 2017

Blue Waters Kayaking gave me the best possible intro to SUPing. I had a private instructor who was amazingly attentive and patient (Jeff was his name I think) and he made me a fan of that new sport in a few hours. I couldn't have...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Gilles D
Reviewed December 12, 2017

It was awesome! I've never been kayaking before, but the tour guides were all super friendly and helpful with giving a brief run down on how to kayak and rounding us up. Jeffrey, the asian dude, was my tour guide and he was really awesome....More

Date of experience: November 2017
5  Thank Alan L
Reviewed December 9, 2017

Last night (12/8/17) we went on a night paddle in Tomales Bay to see marine phosphorescence. We left at sunset and paddled out into the changing sky and water. As dark fell we trailed our hands in the water and watched sparks unfurl from our...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank JanetWOakland_CA
Reviewed November 17, 2017

Finally ! After missing this activity in 2016, we were able to do it this November. This review is for bioluminescence kayaking with Liz and Zack. It was an amazing experience. If you find it difficult to find a spot, please be patient. It's totally...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Greg E
October 4, 2017|
Response from Blue W | Property representative |
Weather is always variable however we regularly get higher winds after 12pm. For rentals both day and overnight, launching by between 9 and 12 is recommended
July 29, 2017|
Response from IslandGirlNYC | Reviewed this property |
They provide the kayaks
Robin B
October 28, 2016|
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Response from CAHappy | Reviewed this property |
Contact the company directly.