Treasure Island Trip

    Enjoy to paddle along the San Francisco cityscape
     

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    We will paddle under the Bay Bridge and to the Treasure Island.
    You will be exposed to the world-class view and other landmarks of the bay: San Francisco downtown cityscape, The Alcatraz, etc. This is a briskly paced kayak trip.

    Common questions and answers to join a kayak trip for the participants can be found from  Right_arrow_buttonParticipant-Information.
     

    Reservation

    See “RESERVATION” page

    Youth include from age 12 to 17 and student. Please bring qualifying IDs along with the reservation.

    Group discount applies for over 10 people. Please call us for availability and reservation.
     

    Prerequisite

    This kayak trip involves paddling in the dark. You need a prior kayaking experience in your life time. Recommended weight range is between 90lbs to 200lbs.
     

    Includes

    We provide all the paddling gear and stable touring kayak.

    We provide: You get a paddle lesson and instructions on using enclosed touring kayaks. Life jacket, paddle, spray skirt, dry jacket, and a guide. Solo paddlers will double up in a tandem due to the distance.

    Typically double kayaks are used. Single kayaks are available to advanced paddlers.
     

    Paddle Length

    You will be paddling for 2 hours with guides.

    Typically your trip looks like the following: check-in, trip briefing, gear up, learn to use touring kayaks, paddle on the water, return, rinse gear, check-out
     

    What to bring

    Change of clothes and extra shoes in case you get wet from splash.

    Also recommend- waterproof camera to capture the world class scenery, sunglasses, sunglass leash, hat(in cold weather), snack (power bar, trail-mix, etc.). Layering is recommended as temperture changes quickly from morning cold to hot afternoon. And moisture wicking garment (rather than cotton).
     

    What to wear

    Active sports wear works best; TEVA water sandal, quick dry shirt and pants. Wind jackets are helpful. Avoid loose clothing, down-filled jacket, or dress shoes.
     

    Refund, Change, Cancellation Policy

    • PRIVATE : 24 Hour Policy – You can change or cancel a reservation up to 24 hours before the event. You will receive money back after transaction fee(5%). Please call or email to ask for a refund. After which you will be charged up to $20 per person for change or cancellation.
    • GROUP : 7 Day Policy – You can change or cancel a reservation up to 7 days before the event. 20% daily deduction afterwards. After which you will be charged up to $20 per person for change or cancellation.

     

    Tips

    You could get motion sickness if you are tired, hungry, hung over, or sensitive to motion sickness. One way to reduce symptoms of motion sickness is to eat ginger (ginger snaps work too) prior to the trip.
     

    Gratuity

    You are encouraged to tip the guides if you feel they go above and beyond their duty. 15% gratuity is recommended.
     

    Storage

    Your bags and belongings will be stored in a container. Please leave valuables at home.
     

    Motion sickness warning

    You are very likely to catch motion sickness if you are hungry, hung over, or tired. Carbonated water is better than plain water. Take remedies if you are motion sensitive- like ginger or transdermal patch. Dramamine may not work for some people.