Northern California May 19, 2018
You Can Tour These Sea Caves In Northern California And It’s Positively Magical
The Northern California coast is full of treasures and it would take a lifetime to explore them all. Luckily for us, there are several outfitters who can help us experience these fascinating hidden gems. Kayak Mendocino is a tour company based out of Little River that lets you view all sort of hidden spots along the Mendocino Coast. One of their most popular tours is the Sea Cave Nature Tour, and you’ll definitely want to do it. Prepare to be blown away as you tour the inside of these magnificent caves.
The Mendocino Coast is one of Northern California's greatest treasures. Kayak Mendocino is a popular outfitter in the area that makes it easy to explore this incredible area no matter how much prior experience you have.
Based out of Van Damme State Park, they offer all kinds of kayak tours where you can experience firsthand the magic of the Mendocino coast. They provide all the necessary gear and all ages are welcome to participate.
By far their most popular tour is the one that takes you to the Mendocino Sea Caves. The paddling is smooth and easygoing as you leave Van Damme for the caves. An expert tour guide will lead your tour and is there to give you any advice you may need on kayaking.
It's not long before you see the caves situated at the base of the cliffside coast. These breathtaking caves were formed by thousands of years of erosion from the ocean's waves. Today, they act almost like a secret hideaway into the beautiful coastline.
The cave's openings just beckon adventurers to explore what's within them. As you paddle into the caves you'll be in total awe of your surroundings. The caves are filled with sea stars and vibrant algae. You might even come across a few harbor seals staring at you!
You'll find all sorts of narrow coves and passageways as you explore the cave. The water's unique shade of blue-green seems even more vivid in the darkness of the caverns.
Not only is this sea cave tour absolutely mesmerizing, but it's the perfect way to relax and immerse yourself in the coast's abundant natural beauty. Tours are $60 for adults and $40 for children 12 and under. For more information, you can visit the Kayak Mendocino website
Doesn’t this sea cave tour look absolutely fascinating? Northern California is chock full of amazing caving opportunities. Have you seen our list of
11 Underground Adventures In Northern California yet?