Private Peninsula Heritage School - 10:30am Adventure Sea Cave Kayak Tour

Duration: 03:30 (Approx.)

Our Adventure Sea Cave Kayak Tour is our most popular Channel Islands National Park tour. We’ll spend a half-day exploring the sea caves around Scorpion Anchorage on Santa Cruz Island. No other area of the park offers as many sea cave kayaking opportunities. Some of the most beautiful sea caves in the world can be found at Scorpion Anchorage.

Meets on Santa Cruz Island daily @ 10:30am
(This tour coincides with the arrival of the 9am ferry from Ventura). 

Trip includes:
  • 2 person (tandem) ocean kayaks*
  • Kayaking gear (paddle jackets, helmets and wet suits as necessary)
  • Knowledgeable guide(s) on natural history and marine ecology
  • Basic kayaking instruction
*For single or odd-numbered parties, 1 person (single) ocean kayaks will be provided

Ferry Tickets: Ferry tickets must be purchased to get to the island. Please add ferry tickets to your cart when checking out.

Ferry return times vary depending on the time of year and day of the week. Your ferry will depart from Scorpion Anchorage anywhere between 3:30pm and 5:00pm (arrival in Ventura Harbor between 4:30pm and 7:00pm). If you would like to know your exact ferry return time for a specific date, please call or email us.

Level of difficulty: Beginner through advanced welcome. Children must be 5 years or older to kayak. Children under 12 must ride in double kayak with a parent.

Paddling time and distance: 2.5 - 3 miles, 2.5 - 3 hours of paddling.
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We pay out considerable costs prior to the start of trips. A full refund, minus a $35.00 per person processing fee, is available up to 7 days prior to the trip. No refund will be granted for a cancellation within 7 days of the trip. Reservations booked within 7 days of the trip are non-refundable.

We require a minimum of 1 day in advance to book this activity online. Alternatively, you can contact our office directly (8058849283) to inquire about short-term bookings.

Private Peninsula Heritage School - 10:30am Adventure Sea Cave Kayak Tour