World Oceans Day Paddle-Out in Monterey

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World Oceans Day “Our Sanctuary Paddle Out “ Saturday June 8th Monterey, CA 

A paddle-out organized by a handful ocean businesses and environmental groups will be putting on a event aimed to empower and educate our Monterey Bay Ocean communities.

Be present with others that are passionate about protecting our liquid sanctuary. We need to create a cultural shift in protecting our ocean environment and the Monterey Bay is ground zero.  

Time : 9:00am to 11:00am Rain or Shine 

What time should I arrive ? 8:00am if you’re bringing your own gear . Monterey Bay Kayaks will open at 8:30am for those renting gear.

Location: Monterey Municipal Beach located directly behind Monterey Bay Kayaks 

Metered Parking Lots at Fishermans Wharf Adjacent to Beach.

Monterey Bay Kayaks

693 Del Monte Avenue Monterey, CA 

Monterey Bay Kayaks is offering a discounted rental rate of $15 per person (participating in paddle out) 

You must prebook by June 7th. Questions regarding call 831-373-5357 

Monterey Bay Kayaks will also provide FREE aluminum water bottles for renters and tours on World Oceans Day .


I am bringing my own gear what is appropriate to use for the paddle out? 

Surfboard, Kayak, Sea-Kayak, Stand Up Paddle Board, Prone Paddle Board, Surf Ski, OC-1, OC-2, 6 man Outrigger etc. Human powered water craft. 

Can I drop my gear / board close to the beach?

Yes. Pull down to Monterey Bay Kayaks or the parking lot located to the east off Camino El Estero (Traffic Light ) drop your gear at the beach and then go park .

What if I don’t want to paddle out? 

No worries . Just come out and be present on the beach to meet with local like minded people  that care about the ocean .

Can I bring a sign to express my artistic genius for world oceans day? 

Of course!! 

Is there going to be a beach clean up?

Yes . 11:30am at Monterey Municipal Beach . Organizer Discovery Whale Watch

When we leave this should be the cleanest beach in California . 


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