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Kayak, bike and hike Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, Big Sur and the Central Coast. We specialize in incredible California Central Coast outdoors tours and trips for individual travelers, small group tours or large group tours kayaking...more
Morro Bay, CA 93442
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our tour, Mandy was very knowledgeable and a great guide. The food was perfect and delicious!This is one of the best tours we have been on and would book again.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Daqn
Reviewed December 12, 2018

I planned our company's holiday event and hired Central Coast Outdoors to take our staff of 25 kayaking. What an amazing morning! Everyone who went thoroughly enjoyed it. Our guides were phenomenal. They were passionate, interesting, articulate and knowledgeable. Their expertise enhanced our experience drastically...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kimberly A
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Words can’t express what an epic day my husband and I had! Craig was our cycling companion/wine enthusiast who was super informative and fun. Our 12 mile ride turned into 18 and was a fantastic way to see the beautiful landscape. We visited 4 wineries...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MistyO19
Reviewed November 29, 2018

My husband and I booked the half-day classic for the morning of Tuesday, November 27. The weather and tide conditions were beyond perfect, and since nobody else booked that time, we had the tour all to ourselves. We are fit fifty-somethings who like the outdoors,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

This was my first kayak adventure so I was a little nervous: would I tip over? Would I be able to steer the damn thing? But once I spoke to Virginia from Central Coast Outdoors I knew I was in good hands. She was excellent...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David5061
Reviewed November 20, 2018

First visit to area so wasn't sure about what routes are cycling friendly for a mixed group of enthusiasts. The 12 mile route through Paso Robles backroads was perfect; great sights, not too challenging, and 3 winery stops! Our guide/leader provided interesting historical information about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nancy B
Reviewed November 16, 2018

John was our tour guide for this kayaking experience. His knowledge of the area's flora and fauna was abundant and interesting. It was our first time kayaking and with John's instructions we felt comfortable, able, and safe. We also walked the sand dunes to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

John made our vacation! He was very helpful with tips and suggestions to plan our itinerary and their bike tours were wonderful. Everything was handled - all we did was bike and enjoy the spectacular scenery and the delicious gourmet "picnic" lunches he and Craig...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Go38487839570
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

On our trip along the California coast we stopped in Morro Bay to kayak this lovely estuary that hosts many aquatic species both feathered and flippered. We chose the sunset paddle with Katarina and had a wonderful time. Katarina was a very skilled and knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank therese z
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Great time kayaking around the estuary, learning about it, from our knowledgeable and personable guide Craig. Prior to our visit we were given information (emailed) and suggested attire to make kayaking more comfortable and safe.

Date of experience: October 2018
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January 29, 2017|
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Response from Otter-play | Reviewed this property |
Limekiln is 56 miles south of Carmel on CA. Highway 1.and two miles south Lucia. Be sure to check highway conditions as Highway 1 is closed often due to rock slides caused by the rain. People like this place for camping... More
February 19, 2016|
Response from CCOowner | Property representative |
John here, owner of Central Coast Outdoors. Thanks for your inquiry. The short answer is "it depends." Often we do have good availability for our tours, especially kayak tours, up until 24-48 hours in advance. Some days we... More