San Francisco Bay:
Great explanation of tides in SF Bay:
Swell & Wind Wave Heights
San Francisco Bay:
Half Moon Bay buoy data:
18nm West of San Francisco buoy data:
Real Time Wind Speeds & Direction
San Francisco Bay: http://www.sailflow.com/windandwhere.iws?regionID=202®ionProductID=29&timeoffset=0
Chart of San Francisco Bay (not to be used for navigation)
San Francisco Bay Area:
Lower American River:
MLPA Exclusion Zones
California Paddlers Hub
A non-affiliated Facebook Group for arranging paddles, obtaining advice, etc:
Bay Area Sea Kayakers (BASK)
A club dedicated to the safe enjoyment of the sport of sea kayaking in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Western Sea Kayakers (WSK)
A club interested in safe, enjoyable sea kayaking in Monterey Bay, San Francisco Bay, Elkhorn Slough – actually, just about any waters between Alaska and Baja.
Sacramento Sea Kayakers
A group of fun paddlers dedicated to promoting sea kayaking in a safe and responsible manner, while making new friendships with a common interest.
A community of paddle sport enthusiasts in the Petaluma area dedicated to fun and safety on the water.
River City Paddlers
A group designed to be an easy way for Sacramento area paddlers who enjoy racing to communicate with each other and miss less races.
Loma Prieta Paddlers
A whitewater paddling club based in the San Jose area.
Gold Country Paddlers
A Northern California club oriented toward whitewater kayaking, canoeing and rafting.
Stanford Kayak Club
A student-run organization dedicated to whitewater kayaking.
The premier open water racing series in Northern California.
Santa Cruz Paddle Surf Festival
The largest paddle surf festival /competition in the world.
Bay Area Kayak Polo Club
The Bay Area’s Kayak Polo Club.
Golden Gate Sea Kayak Symposium
The Bay Area’s sea kayaking skills symposium,:
Bay Area Paddlefest
Anon-affiliated two day paddlesports festival and demo:
We hope you find these links useful. Please call us at either of the retail stores for further help and advice on all aspects of paddlesport or visit our main website: www.calkayak.com
Point Bonita, Marin Headlands.