California Canoe & Kayak hosts events of all sizes, from private instruction and corporate events to regularly scheduled classes and tours.  We hold and attend events for paddlers and anglers in Sacramento and the Bay Area. Below is a list of the events we’ll be holding or participating in throughout the upcoming year! 



January 2018:

Paddle Golden GatePaddle Golden Gate 2018

Paddle Golden Gate, presented by California Canoe & Kayak, is a destination event for paddlesports enthusiasts on San Francisco Bay and the Marin Headlands. The event begins on Friday, January 26th.

The mission of Paddle Golden Gate is simple; to offer high-end professional paddlesports instruction and a quality event experience in a truly unique location. This remarkable venue provides a challenging coastal environment with strong currents and powerful swells for advanced skills training alongside protected water appropriate for novice and intermediate paddlers to develop their skills. With a focus on skills training, this unique event offers participants the opportunity to paddle with some of the world’s best instructors and athletes, in one of the finest teaching locations in the world.

Paddle Golden Gate is a three-day event with classes on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The event operates a simple format offering full-day and some half-day courses to maximize learning potential and give the best value to participants. We look forward to seeing you on the water!

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Sea Kayaking the World with Justine Curgenven

Sea Kayaking the World with Justine CurgenvenSaturday, January 27 at the Bay Model, Sausalito, CA

From Russia to the Canadian Arctic, New Zealand to Patagonia, Justine Curgenven shares highlights of 15 years of sea kayaking trips on 6 continents. The award winning filmmaker tells tales of adventure, lessons learnt, wildlife encounters and the kindness of strangers. Traveling without leaving footprints, and silently engaging with nature. Hear stories from her world first traverse along the Aleutian islands, her solo circumnavigation of Vancouver island and coping with extreme heat in Indonesia. Justine’s talk is peppered with great photos and her award winning videos.

Paddle Golden Gate participants DO NOT need to purchase a ticket for Justine's presentation.

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