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Summer Time Whale Watching Tours
August 14th, 2014
Moss Landing sits right off of the vertigo inspiring Monterey Bay Canyon. At nearly two miles deep the Canyon brings a wealth of wildlife close to shore. Summer time sees an abundance of small bait fish and the creatures that enjoy eating them by the ton; WHALES! 
Kayak Fishing Derby
August 6th, 2014

Want to put your kayak fishing skills to the test? How about win a brand-spankin' new Old Town Predator or Ocean Kayak Prowler Big Game?! Join Kayak Connection's "Roots" Fishing Derby on September 7th for fishing, prizes, BBQ and fun - all for charity and supporting the Monterey Bay Salmon and Trout Project!  

Anchovies in Santa Cruz
August 3rd, 2014
UPDATE: Anchovy die-off is over! Clean-up efforts have been successful and the Santa Cruz Harbor is open to all paddling. The weather is gorgeous so come on down to paddle in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary!

Whale Watching Tours!
July 21st, 2014
Experience the amazing humpback whale activity right outside of the Elkhorn Slough!!!
June 29th, 2014
Its here! The sun is shining in the Monterey Bay, the bait fish are swarming and bringing in lots of wildlife, the young harbor seals are incredibly curious, and its the best time to get in a kayak! Why aren't you here? Some fun things we have been doing recently- Starlight Bio-luminescence tours at night in the Slough, incredibly beautiful Point Lobos tours, great workouts with our Stand Up Paddling for Fitness classes, and learning the basics of surf kayaking with our Kayak Surf Clinics! Dont forget fishing season is in full swing and we are your headquarters for kayak fishing gear and kayak fishing clinics.  Come join in all the fun at the Kayak Connection!
Mother's Day Special
May 2nd, 2014
MOMS Paddle Free!! (see offer details)
Kayak Connection On Think Local First!
April 12th, 2014
Kayak Connection has a featured video on Think Local First and Santa Cruz Waves! 
Santa Cruz Paddlefest!
March 26th, 2014
Venture over to Steamer Lane this weekend and come watch amazing paddle surf competitions! With bids from all over California, you are bound to see some of the world's best kayak surfers and SUP rippers. We've got two of our very own Kayak Connection members competing in the surf kayaking contest. Heats start Friday morning.
Busy Season is coming!
March 14th, 2014
The weather is beautiful, the wildlife is active, and summer is right around the corner... that means we are starting to get busy for both rentals and tours! Call today to make your reservation at the Elkhorn Slough or Santa Cruz locations, especially on weekends.  See you on the water!
New! Stand-Up Paddle Boarding Club
February 17th, 2014

Looking for some buddies for a stand-up paddle boarding adventure?! This five week SUP course is a great way to learn how to master the stand-up paddle board in an ocean environment.  Session One Begins on March 1st and runs every Saturday for five weeks.  


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