Our on-land kayaking course focuses on the types and anatomy of kayaks and paddling gear,... read more!
Explore the bay on a kayak, canoe or a stand up paddle board, learn and advance your sailing technique, pick up surfing or join a whitewater adventure. Our group activites are offered at great prices and get you on on the water, enjoying nature and making new friends. Private Aquatic Instruction is also available as well as private group tours and aquatic gear rentals.
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center is the regional boating safety center for the North Coast and is supported by the California State Parks Division of Boating & Waterways. The Division allocates funds for boating facilities, boating safety education and boating law enforcement throughout California. Center Activities’ aquatics equipment inventory is also funded by Boating & Waterways to enhance boating safety education in Northern California.
Water Safety Requirements: To participate in any Aquatics class you must be "water safe". You must have the ability to swim a short distance using any stroke and be able to tread water for five minutes.
This class covers the fundamentals of kayaking, including an orientation to kayaking equipment,... read more!
This course offers students the opportunity to safely learn and enjoy the sport of surfing!... read more!
Come join us for this popular evening paddle and catch a peek of the evening skies from Humboldt... read more!
This tour takes place on the Eel River Slough and around Cock Robin Island located just north of... read more!
Get a great workout while having fun! Join the growing world of Stand- Up Paddling – it’s easy... read more!
Come participate in two full exhilarating days at gorgeous Big Lagoon and learn to harness the... read more!