New Year's Day Guided Paddle

Start your New Year with a Paddle
California Department of Parks and Recreation, Patrick’s Point Sector will sponsor a free, guided paddle in Humboldt Lagoons State Park on New Year’s Day as part of America's State Parks First Day Hikes initiative in all 50 states.  Join California State Parks to celebrate the New Year with First Day Hikes across the state on January 1, 2017. Rejuvenate by taking a family friendly paddling through Stone Lagoon!
Be ready to Launch at 11:00 a.m.
PADDLE: Meet at the Stone Lagoon Visitor Center at 115336 Highway 101, Trinidad with your kayak, stand-up-paddleboard or canoe and gear. You also have the option of renting a sit-on-top kayak from Kayak Zak’s at half price for this event. Wetsuits and gear will be available at regular prices. *Please call in advance for rental reservations. All participants must wear a properly fitted life jacket. This guided paddling trip will head to the sand spit for a short break before heading to Ryan’s Cove for lunch.  This paddle is approximately 4 miles round-trip. Wear clothing and shoes that can get wet. All ages are encouraged. Difficulty: Easy.
Heavy Wind or Rain Will Cancel.
All participants should bring layered clothing, lunch and drinking water. Bonus: All participants are eligible to win one of ten new life jackets in a free raffle drawing!
For Kayak or Gear Rentals:
Kayak Zak's 707-498-1130


115336 Highway 101
Stone Lagoon Visitor Center
Trinidad, CA  95570

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  • Be ready to launch or paddle at 11 am
  • This is a FREE event