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Fun Water Activities to Try at Manhattan Beach

24 August 2017 Written by   Jeff Shotwell Published in blog
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#ManhattanBeach is known for its sandy shores and clear blue waters. This is an ideal destination for water activities. With Manhattan Beach stretching over miles of ocean, there are water-filled activities to fit everyone's desires.

Paddleboard rentals and lessons are available at Manhattan Beach. You have the freedom of exploring the waters on your own or having a guide teach you the ropes and help you navigate the waters. This is a great water activity for those who are trying to peacefully enjoy the water, skimming along the surface at your own pace. 

Kayaking is another great relaxing water activity to part take in. This is an excellent opportunity to drift along the water with family and friends. You can either rent out a one person or two-person kayak.

For locals, Beach Sports is a program for children aged 4-15 where they can learn how to surf, paddle board, boogie board and be taught beach and ocean safety. They offer surf and beach camps for children during the summer months. This is a great opportunity for kids that have a heart for the ocean and passion for water activities. 

Another activity to try at Manhattan Beach is surfing. Surf lessons are available at various facilities along the coast. These lessons are for children and adults. Campsurf offers both private and group lessons. The instructors are motivating, informative, and most importantly friendly. You will surprise yourself with how quickly you will be out in the water catching waves.

Serving the Manhattan Beach area, Ventura Boat Rentals are most commonly known for their excellent service in boat rentals. Besides boats, Ventura also offers jet skis, fishing boats, wave runners, pedal boats and kayaks for rent. Boat tours are also provided for those interested in a nice relaxing cruise along the coast.

There are plenty of water activities to suit everyone’s personal desires here at Manhattan Beach. For more information about water activities at Manhattan Beach or booking a reservation, please don't hesitate to contact us. 


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