Adventure for Hire

2009 Blue and Green Guide Listings

A-Frame Surf

Surfboard, boogie board rentals. 3785 Santa Claus Ln., Carpinteria. Call 684-8803 or visit

Anacapa Dive Center

SCUBA lessons and trips to underwater wonderlands. 22 Anacapa St. Call 963-8917 or visit


SCUBA lessons, equipment, and more. 5822 Hollister Ave, Goleta. Call 967-4456.

Beach House

Surfboards, boogie boards, and wetsuits for rent. 10 State St. Call 963-1281 or visit

Calico Hunter Charters

Sea bass fishing and more. Call 484-2041 or visit

Captain Don’s

Come aboard to search for sunsets on the Harbor Queen. 219 Stearns Wharf, Ste. G. Call 969-5217 or visit

Channel Islands Aviation

Fly to the islands for day hikes, surf fishing, or camping. Camarillo Airport. Call 987-1301 or visit

Circle Bar B Stables

Guided canyon horse rides, solo rentals, and accommodations. 1800 Refugio Rd., Gaviota Coast. Call 968-1113 or visit

Cloud Climbers

Four-wheel drive adventures in mountains and wine country. 933 Olive St. Call 965-6654 or visit

Condor Express

Fast, 75-foot vessel for whale watching, dinner cruises, and more. 301 W. Cabrillo Blvd. Call 882-0088 or visit

Eagle Paragliding

Paragliding instruction by Rob Sporrer. Call 968-0980 or visit

El Capitan Canyon and Ranch

Camp in comfort or take a trail ride. 11560 Calle Real, Gaviota Coast. Call 685-8522 or 685-1147 or visit or

Fly Away Hang Gliding

Hang gliding lessons. Call 403-8487 or visit

Hearts Adaptive Riding Program

Riding instruction for disabled kids and adults. Call 964-1519 or visit

Isla Vista Bicycle Boutique

Cruiser, mountain bike, and electric bike sales, rentals, and repairs. 880 Embarcadero del Mar, Isla Vista. Call 968-FEET.

Ka Nai’a Outrigger Canoe Club

Ocean paddling club open to all. Call 969-5595 or visit

Mountain Air Sports

Rent a tent, backpack, and other camping gear. 14 State St. Call 962-0049 or visit

Paddle Sports

Kayak the coastline or the Channel Islands. 117 B. Harbor Wy. Call 899-4925 or visit

Santa Barbara Adventure Company

Kayak the coast or islands, bike, climb, surf, wine taste, ropes courses, and more. 410 Anacapa St. Call 898 0671 or visit

Santa Barbara Bikes To-Go

Rent a road, mountain, hybrid, or cruiser bike with free delivery. Call 617-3364 or visit

Santa Barbara Sailing Center

Sail along in the Double Dolphin, rent a sailboat or kayak, or learn to sail. 133 Harbor Wy. Call 962-2826 or visit

Santa Barbara Sea Charter

Fishing trips and private charters. Call 896-0541 or visit

Santa Barbara Swim Club

Make swimming a daily routine. 401 Shoreline Dr. Call 966-9757 or visit

Sea Landing

Jet ski and kayak rentals, fishing charters, Channel Island trips, and all-things ocean. 301 W. Cabrillo Blvd. Call 963-3564 or visit

Stand Up Paddle Sports

Lessons and rentals on stand-up paddle boards. 121 Santa Barbara St. Call 962-SUPS or visit

Sunset Kidd

Sunset sails, morning excursions, island trips, whale watching, private parties, and weddings. 125 Harbor Wy., #13. Call 962-8222 or visit

Surf Happens

Surf lessons and camps for all ages. Call 966-3613 or visit

Truth Aquatics

Boat fleet takes divers and fishers to all Channel Islands. 301 W. Cabrillo Blvd. Call 962-1127 or visit

Velo Pro Cyclery

Mountain bike rentals include a lock, tire pump, and the ever-important helmet. 633 State St. Call 963-7775 or visit

Wave Walker Charters

Private fishing and whale-watching trips. Call 964-2046 or visit

Wheel Fun Rentals

Inline skates, bikes, stroller, and other vehicles to rent. 23 E. Cabrillo Blvd. Call 966-2282 or visit

Windhaven Glider Rides

Bird’s-eye views above the Santa Ynez Mountains in an ultra-light glider. Santa Ynez Airport. Call 688-2517 or visit


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