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Apr 21, 2014
“Such a Great Way to Spend a Weekend!”
Dec 16, 2013
“Yosemite with Active Tours”
We at Active Tours strive to get your blood pumping whether you're learning to Surf for the first time, Cycling around Los Angeles, getting vertical Rock Climbing, setting Sail for a sunset cruse or floating high above Temecula's Wineries in a Hot...more
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2633 Lincoln Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4619
Santa Monica
+1 310-780-4602
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Reviewed April 21, 2014

We had SO much fun cycling through the Santa Barbara wine country with Active Tours! We were pampered and fed and all we had to do was ride and relax! The food was good, the guides were wonderful and we really enjoyed spending some time...More

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank jamierkern
Reviewed December 16, 2013

We did the Yosemite Fall Hike/Photo tour with Josh and Corey from Active Tours. The guys did a great job with both group and personal instruction on the cameras. They were detail oriented in thier preparations and organization. We took fantastic pictures with pretty basic...More

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank Rosebud1969
Reviewed September 27, 2013

I did the photo tour which begin with a brilliant day and was complimented by our instructor Josh who made all feel welcome no matter the skill level. My hope was to take away at least one new piece of information to make me a...More

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank Ann W
Reviewed June 16, 2013

My husband and I did the Topanga Canyon hike and photo class with Josh and Cory this weekend. It was a beautiful setting and the weather was perfect (cool and overcast) when we started out at 9 a.m. Even though I have recently taken several...More

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank debzcpa
Reviewed May 29, 2013

Did a Topanga Canyon hike and photo class with Josh, and had a fantastic experience. The class was small, so I got a lot of one-on-one attention from the instructor. He was incredibly knowledgeable, and always patient with my questions. I also like the way...More

Date of experience: June 2012
Thank Phobia42
Reviewed May 29, 2013

My husband and I signed up for this hiking/photo tour in Topanga Canyon. We live very close by and we are avid amateur photographers. We had never done this hike before. It was a great opportunity to try something new in our backyard. We had...More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank cpamomma
Reviewed May 26, 2013

I went on the Topanga Canyon photo hike this morning and it was, as stated, a great experience. I've always used my DSLR in auto mode (for some reason very different than shooting on film for me) and this was a great way to "go...More

Date of experience: May 2013
Thank Dan M
Reviewed April 8, 2013

This was an amazing way to learn the basics of photography! I finally can shoot with my DSLR on manual mode, and be confident and proud of the photos I take. I started shooting a year and a half ago, and always used the auto...More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank Joe V
Reviewed March 3, 2013

What a great way to do learn photography, what a great place for a hike --- Active Tours provided the perfect introduction to both! Josh is a patient and very effective teacher, and I really enjoyed his "learn by doing" approach. His explanations are clear,...More

Date of experience: March 2013
Thank JLH2020
Reviewed July 21, 2012

This was one of the best hiking experiences my wife and I have ever had. Josh, the tour director, was absolutely outstanding. He's clearly a professional photographer and extremely knowledgeable. Equally important, he's an excellent teacher, explaining photography concepts and techniques to us, then getting...More

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Lyle B
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Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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