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20+ Years at the Channel Islands

Paddle Sports Center

Kayak | SUP | SURF Specialists

Paddle Sports has been Santa Barbara California’s primary Kayak, SUP, and Surf rental & instruction specialist, since 1993. Our new Adventure Co-Op model is revolutionizing the paddling community. We welcome you to inquire and Learn More…

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    World Ocean Day!

    Posted on 29 May 2015 | 1:18 pm

    Gaviota Coast, CA Last week a 100,000+ gallon oil spill soiled the Gaviota Coast from a ruptured on-shore pipeline. Fortunately the Channel Islands were not affected,
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It is our mission to save the oceans and natural places by fostering an understanding of them through education, adventures and outdoor experiences.