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Guided Beginner SUP Lesson

Learn to SUP and enjoy a tour of the Santa Cruz Harbor.

Quick Details

Level: Beginner

Duration: 90 minutes SUP lesson and tour of the Santa Cruz Harbor

Location: Santa Cruz Harbor

Terms and Conditions:

Effective January 2024 no refunds. All cancellations will now receive store credit. We appreciate your understanding and look forward to serving you with flexibility for future purchases.

Adults 16 +

Guided Stand-Up Paddle Lesson with the Pros in the Santa Cruz Harbor

Overview: Experience the thrill and serenity of stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) with a guided lesson in the picturesque Santa Cruz Harbor. Led by seasoned professionals, this experience offers both beginners and seasoned paddlers a chance to explore the scenic waterways, learn new techniques, and perhaps even catch a glimpse of local marine life.


  1. Professional Guidance: Learn from the best in the business. Our certified instructors bring years of experience and a passion for SUP to ensure a safe, enjoyable, and informative experience.
  2. Scenic Setting: Santa Cruz Harbor offers a stunning backdrop for your paddleboarding adventure. With calm waters and beautiful views, it’s the perfect place to connect with nature.
  3. Skill Development: Whether you’re a beginner looking to master the basics or an experienced paddler seeking to refine your technique, our pros will provide personalized instruction tailored to your skill level.
  4. Equipment Provided: Don’t worry about bringing your own gear. We provide top-of-the-line paddleboards, paddles, and safety equipment to ensure a comfortable and secure experience on the water.
  5. Safety First: Your safety is our top priority. Our instructors will provide a comprehensive safety briefing, including basic paddling techniques, water safety guidelines, and tips for navigating the harbor.
  6. Local Knowledge: Gain insight into the history, ecology, and culture of Santa Cruz Harbor. Our knowledgeable guides are eager to share their love for the area and provide insider tips for exploring the harbor’s hidden gems.

What to Expect:

  • Introduction: Begin with a warm welcome and introduction to your instructors and fellow paddlers.
  • Safety Briefing: Learn essential safety protocols, including how to properly use your equipment, navigate the harbor, and respond to emergency situations.
  • Paddling Techniques: Receive step-by-step instruction on proper paddling techniques, balance, and maneuvering your board.
  • On-Water Experience: Put your newfound skills to the test as you embark on a guided paddle through the harbor. Explore scenic waterways, glide past picturesque boats, and soak in the natural beauty of the surroundings.
  • Expert Guidance: Throughout the lesson, our pros will provide personalized feedback, encouragement, and tips to help you improve your technique and confidence on the water.
  • Wrap-Up: Conclude your adventure with a debriefing session, where you can share your experiences, ask questions, and receive recommendations for future outings.

Who Can Participate: This guided SUP lesson is suitable for individuals of all ages and fitness levels. Whether you’re a curious beginner or an avid paddler, our instructors will tailor the experience to meet your needs and ensure a memorable and rewarding adventure.

Conclusion: Embark on a stand-up paddleboarding journey like no other with our guided lesson in the Santa Cruz Harbor. With expert instruction, stunning scenery, and a focus on safety and enjoyment, this experience promises to be a highlight of your visit to Santa Cruz. Book your lesson today and discover the joy of SUP with the pros!

Terms and Conditions:

  • Security deposit required.
  • 12 years and older
  • Equipment must be returned in the same condition.

Get ready for a day of sun, SUPn, and smiles! 🏖️🌴

Effective January 2024 no refunds.  All cancellations will now receive store credit. We appreciate your understanding and look forward to serving you with flexibility for future purchases.