Season Hours

Fall Hours
November 1st to April 15th
Weekdays 11:00am-4:30pm
Saturday 10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday 11:00am-4:00pm
Tuesday & Wednesday Closed
Tours, Classes, and Rentals available seven days a week with Advanced Booking.
Call 805.773.3500 during regular hours or call/text 805.748.2120 during non-business hours for reservations, information, and retail help.

Central Coast Kayaks

Paddle. Enjoy. Explore the magnificent waters of the Central Coast

Welcome to Central Coast Kayaks! We are a full service kayak shop offering Tours of the Central Coast from Avila to Pismo, Classes to help make you a better paddler, and Rentals if you'd prefer to do your own thing. Central Coast Kayaks has everything you need to get out on the water. We carry products by Necky, Ocean Kayaks, Old Town, Aquabound, and Werner. As an NRS dealer we supply a wide variety of accessories.Need to transport your boat? Central Coast Kayaks carries the full line of Thule and Yakima car racks and accessories. We are located half way between LA and San Francisco. Ten miles south of San Luis Obispo in Shell Beach, just off highway 101 and only a block up from the ocean.

Sup Yoga and Fitness!

Central Coast Kayaks, Pacific Outfitters announces Stand-Up-Paddle Board Yoga (AKA Sup Yoga) Beach and Paddle fitness classes starting September 23. For information and to schedule classes call or text Rose Cutrer at 805.888.9373 or email her at supwarddog@gmail.com.

Paddle Early

Paddling early will maximize your time and pleasure on the water with the best sea conditions and more visible wildlife. Early morning is the ideal time for paddling!

Special Rental Deals

Check out our Offseason Mid-Week Special. Rent a Kayak on Monday after 2pm, return by noon on Thursday and pay for only three hours!



Congratulations to Cullen and John Bonaventure, who are featured in Nautica's ocean2ocean project.