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The Santa Barbara Adventure Company is the premier adventure travel outfitter on the central coast. We offer Santa Barbara kayaking & Channel Islands kayaking, surf lessons, wine country tours by van or bike, mountain biking, rock climbing and team building programs. Our knowledgeable and friendly guides offer exceptional service and share with you a side of the Santa Barbara area few visitors ever get to experience.
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32 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2316
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Kayaking in and out of sea caves on Santa Cruz Island is a fun & unique way to experience Channel Islands National Park. As an inexperienced kayaker, I was impressed with the Santa Barbara Adventure Company's commitment to assuring that I had a fun, safe...More

Thank torie22
Reviewed 1 week ago

Add me to the list of satisfied customers. Seamless reservations, organized, and friendly crew. Our guide, Laird, was knowledgeable and really invested in making sure we had a great day. It's a physical adventure, but you can go at your own pace. We felt safe...More

Thank Fatchihuahua
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I had an exhilarating time on the ocean last week. Guides Kyle and Kim managed our group with expertise and patience and were quick to share of their knowledge of the local geology and flora and fauna. We enjoyed navigating the sea...More

Thank PJ P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our two adult children (24 & 27) my husband and I went with our guide Chuck and several others to many caves on Santa Cruz Island. We were both in double kayaks, which is the way to go. Chuck was knowledgeable, safety conscious and fun....More

Thank chevrier
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my second trip with Santa Barbara Adventure company. I highly recommend SBACo -- they are highly professional, take safety seriously, and they really go out of their way to make sure you have FUN. They have all the gear you need for the...More

Thank D M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic 3.5 hour kayaking trip around part of one of the Channel Islands and through some of the ocean caves. Great guide, good equipment, through training and briefing. We had a beautiful day on the water. Met at the harbor, boarded the ferry and met...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was an amazing adventure! The crew and guides (Billy and Scott) couldn't have been more helpful to make this a good experience. A nice continental breakfast was provided as we left the harbor. On the trip over to Santa Cruz Island, the captain diverted...More

Thank pvmeistrel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was planning a trip to Santa Barbara to visit a dear friend I had not seen in 9 years. When I searched things to do I came across a kayaking tour with Santa Barbara Adventure Company. From its description and pictures it quickly became...More

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

SBAC were very accessible prior to the trip, so we were able to clarify a few details. My husband and I rented single kayaks. We were along with three other pairs. Our guide, Jim, was very knowledgeable and accommodating to our needs (we're Deaf so...More

Thank dcbinri
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend Heather was visiting from Canada. I wanted to show her the Channel Islands and there's no better way to do it than to take a Sea Cave Kayak Tour! In fact, this tour ended up being the highlight of her entire trip! We...More

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The sea kayak trips sounds amazing. We are in the midst of planning out our California vacation for late June. How far of a drive is Ventura from LA? It seems a bit too far and maybe we'd want to stay closer to Ventura for this activity.
19 January 2017|
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Response from SBSuz | Property representative |
depending on where you want to get to in LA, Ventura is 1.5 to 2 hours drive. We have a list of some hotels in Ventura that are close to the harbor sbadventureco dot come /visitor-center -- they are mid-way down the page. I... More
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mmr1979
We are coming from Michigan & doing the kayak day trip. Can someone tell me how we should dress for this trip? A swimsuit does not seem reasonable for the weather this time of year!
16 January 2017|
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Response from SBSuz | Property representative |
Great question! We have this information on the website - but I TA isn't letting me post the link. So I copied it! How to dress for a kayaking tour February 24, 2011 A day out on the ocean can quickly became uncomfortable... More
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Sarita S
Hi - I was wondering how you handled food for your trip. Thanks.
28 June 2016|
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Response from SBAdventureCo | Property representative |
Hi Sarita! We recommend bringing a small cooler for all of your food. You can eat breakfast before you get on the boat, or on the ride over. Something simple, such as sandwiches, are a good choice for lunch. You can leave... More
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