Aquatic Adventures

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. We are happy to help plan your custom trip. Please fill out our Personalize Trip Request Form for more information and pricing!

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 on-land course is perfect for beginners to feel more comfortable before their first kayaking... read more!
March 21

This class covers the fundamentals of kayaking, including an orientation to kayaking equipment,... read more!

March 21

Come join us for this popular evening paddle and catch a peek of the evening skies from Humboldt... read more!

March 30

Humboldt is a birding hot spot where you view a wide range of birds during the Spring season.... read more!

March 31
This on-land sailing session is held at the Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center and is the perfect... read more!
April 7

Expand and improve your kayaking skills with our intermediate course! Students will be... read more!

April 7
Experience sailing with a personalized sailing instructor. Come discover a Coronado 15 sailboat and... read more!
April 7

This course focuses on rescue and safety skills that no paddler should be without. Our... read more!

April 8
 

EVENTS

This challenging 80-hour course is designed to provide outdoor leaders, instructors, guides,...
January 3 - 12
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Fridays
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January 16 - May 8
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January 20