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Kayak with Otters at Elkhorn Slough

Kayak with Otters at Elkhorn Slough (Santa Cruz)




Want to see sea otters up close and personal? Come kayaking in Elkhorn Slough!  Elkhorn Slough is a large tidal marsh, home to many marine mammals. You are guaranteed to see plenty of seals and sea otters along with numerous sea birds. The water is very calm, as it is protected from the open ocean.

Kayak rentals: $35 for a single or $55 for a double (Pay upon arrival)

No prior kayak skills are necessary, though in case of emergency, basic swimming skills are required.



    If you are willing to drive, please state in RSVP how many you can take. 

    We meet at 6:45am on the dot, we leave at 7:00am sharp! 

    If you plan on carpooling, have $25 cash... Please try and have exact change! 

    We will meet at Kayak Connection (2370 Hwy 1, Moss Landing 95039) at 10am


      Will be decided after we have concluded with the kayaking. 


      $25 for gas for the driver (if you're carpooling; Exact change is appreciated) 

      If you are renting your kayak: $35 for a single or $55 for a double

      Change of clothes, if you want to switch before/after

        As always, please be safe and wear a swimsuit! 
        Looking forward to meeting some new faces and seeing some regulars!

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        Trivia Night
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