Channel Islands Outfitters
Expertly guided kayaking and snorkeling trips visit Anacapa, Santa Cruz or Santa Barbara ($99 to $225, plus ferry tickets); wetsuits are...
Santa Barbara Sailing Center
Just about the cheapest kayak rental and guided tours around, with paddling instruction available by prior arrangement. Call for...
Paddle Sports Center
Long-established Channel Islands outfitter also guides harbor and coastal kayaking tours ($75 to $95) for beginner to advanced paddlers....
Upstairs from Chuck’s Waterfront Grill, the scene here at the harbor is Jack Johnson–casual, with fish-and-chips, burgers, billiards and...
A longtime favorite for its fresh-off-the-dock fish and seafood, rowdy atmosphere and salty harborside setting. Slightly less...
Paddle Sports information
Lonely Planet review
Rent a boogie board, surfboard or stand-up paddle boarding (SUP) set, along with a wetsuit, conveniently right at the harbor.