Resources & Links

Westwind Adventures specializes in guided adventures on the Carquinez Straits (and occasionally elsewhere). We don't sell or rent kayaks, nor do we offer kayaking lessons. Here are links to lots of excellent kayaking resources in the Bay Area: 

Kayak Sales, Rentals and Lessons

Kayaking Lessons

Kayak Sales 

Rentals and Tours

Kayaking Everywhere!

Accessible Adventures

Westwind Adventures is committed to creating outdoor adventure opportunities for everyone. If you work with or are a member of a non-profit organization, charitable group or youth organization and would like to discuss an adventure for your members, please contact us. 


These fine organizations also offer accessible adventures for people with special needs: 


Environmental Traveling Companions (ETC) -


ETC offers accessible adventures for people with special needs including: 

Sea kayaking on Richardson Bay, on Tamales Bay and to Angel Island 

Whitewater rafting on the South Fork of the American River 

Winter fun at Bear Valley in the Sierras


Healing Adventures - 


Healing Adventures offers both gentle outdoor adventures and earth celebration workshops for people challenging illnesses and their families. Activities include:

Sea Kayaking 
Cross-country Skiing 

Resources for Kayakers

If you're an avid kayaker, we encourage you to join the Bay Area Sea Kayakers (BASK).


Lots of good information is available from Kayak Online



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