out the great options for a Private Trip with just you
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Island State Park, in the middle of the San Francisco
Bay, is a fantastic sea kayaking destination. Just a few
highlights will be views of San Francisco, Mt. Tamalpais,
and Mt. Diablo; dramatic cliffs, quiet beaches, and historic
sites. All this will be absorbed while you are paddling
a stable, two-person kayak. This trip is ideal for a first-time
You can take either the Tiburon Ferry or the
Fisherman's Wharf Pier 41 Ferry. The Tiburon
Ferry leaves hourly from 10 am to 5 pm. Check
ferry schedule online or call (415) 435-2131
for recorded rates and schedules. The Fisherman's
Wharf Ferry leaves SF at 9:30 am and 11:30 am.
It returns to SF at 3 pm and 4:40 pm. Check
out the the
ferry schedule online or call (415) 773-1188
#7 for recorded rates and schedules.
trips begin and end to the right of the ferry
landing in Ayala Cove on Angel Island.
find your guides and kayaks on the beach in
We will paddle along the protected east shore
of the island. Our route may include paddling
by the Chinese Immigration Station or beyond
to Quarry Beach before returning along the same
route protected from the westerly winds. On
this trip you'll paddle about 3.5 miles.
Island Fascinating Facts:
The island is approximately 5.5 miles in circumference.
The island's highest point is Mt. Livermore at 780
Angel Island's history includes being a Coastal Miwok
village, a whaler's and pirate's hideout, a ranch
for raising cattle, a military base during the Civil
War and the Spanish American War, and a military induction
center during World War I. The top of Mt. Livermore
is also the site of a Nike missile installation.
up with Sea Trek: Please make trip reservations early
as they fill up quickly. All Sea Trek events are subject
to cancellation due to weather and lack of paddlers. If
Sea Trek cancels at any time, or if you cancel one week
or more prior to your trip, there is no charge. If you
cancel within a week of your trip, you will be charged
the full amount. There is no refund, However you may have
someone else take your place if you choose. We are happy
to reschedule you for another trip this year, for an additional
$25 per person. Sorry, there is no refund or credit for