Welcome to World Class Kayaking

Walk-in Hours



Out of water by 5pm









Out of water by 5pm

Saturday | Sunday


Out of water by 5pm

Upcoming Events

South Beach Kayak Trip


Sign up for an easy beginner kayak trip. This trip goes to McCovey Cove(next to SF Giants baseball park) and Mission Creek.

Most Saturdays at 1pm. 

Downtown SF Kayak Trip


A must do kayak trip if you have prior kayaking experience. We paddle under SF Bay Bridge, downtown San Francisco, and viewing many landmarks on the SF bay.

Full Moon Kayak Trip


Paddle at full moon rise over San Francisco Bay Bridge. This beautiful kayak trip requires paddling within a year experience.

8/14 Wednesday 6pm-9pm

Fireworks Kayak Trip


Book Online

Upcoming Classes

Beginning SUP

Learning to paddle board on SUPs

 Sign up for a super easy SUP lesson for the first time paddlers.

Intro Kayaking


 Sign up for a super easy kayak lesson for the first time paddlers.



Learn a few ways to reenter a sea touring kayak. You can feel confident paddling a performance touring kayak, particularly helpful in SF bay.

Youth Camp


Sign your kids up for a week-long camp for paddling(age 8 and older).

Intro to Surfski


Sign up for an extremely fast kayak that can handle difficult ocean conditions, like waves and wind in SF bay. 

Book online

Parking Update

Harbor Parking($20/day)

Find a parking space first and buy a day permit as you check in.

Street Parking

Hourly metered parking is generally $2/hr($5/hr on game days).

Parking Lots

Parking will be difficult on big event days, like the Fourth of July or Fleet Week. 2 large parking lots are located at Bryant at Main Street and The Embarcadero at Bryant($20-$30/day).

DO NOT LEAVE ANYTHING VISIBLE IN THE CAR. You can check your belongings in at City Kayak.

Public Transit stops within walking distance- SF MUNI N, T, Bus 10, 30, 45, Caltrain, BART.


San Francisco Location

South Beach Harbor

City Kayak is located in South Beach district of San Francisco, next to Oracle Park 10 minute paddle to McCovey Cove. To check in, walk inside the building Pier 40 at  South Beach Harbor. 

City Kayak

40 Pier, San Francisco, California 94107, United States

(415) 294-1050

Rent Take-away

Inflatable Kayak/SUP

Inflatable SUPs and kayaks are packable in a car.

Inflatable kayaks or SUPs pack into bags to fit in trunk or backseat in your car.

Car Top Box

Car top box saves room in your car.

Carry bulky items in roof top box and travel more comfortably.

Roof Top Accessories


There are tools to make loading and carrying extra large kayak or two available.

See details

Kayak Sail

Pacific Action from Australia makes kayak sails to fit your size and sail upwind!

1.0sqm for small single kayak 

1.5sqm for large single kayak 

2.0sqm for heavy or double kayak 

Please call us for details!


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