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Laguna Beach Activities - Whale & Dolphin Watching

NEWPORT LANDING WHALE WATCHING & DEEP SEA FISHING $20 WHALE WATCHING CRUISE SPECIAL: NEWPORT LANDING
"Laguna Beach & Newport Beach Year-Round Whale Watching!"
309 Palm Street, Suite A
Newport Beach, California
LagunaBeach.com Special: $20 Whale Watching Cruise Special
Info & Reservations
Newport Landing Whale Watching has served Laguna Beach and Newport Beach for over 20 years providing the finest whale watching and dolphin cruises. Year around cruises view many varieties of whales including the giant blue whale, which attains lengths over 80 feet, several types of dolphin, seals, and all sorts of other marine life. Each cruise is a unique experience; you may never know what you might encounter. A recent cruise encountered a huge pod of killer whales numbering over 30 killer whales including adults and young, definitely a trip of a life time!.....MORE


CAPT. DAVE'S DOLPHIN & WHALE SAFARI CAPT. DAVE'S DOLPHIN & WHALE SAFARI
"An Unforgettable Experience!"
24440 Dana Point Harbor Dr.
Dana Point, California
Info & Reservations
Come sail with Capt. Dave's Dolphin and Whale Safari's on our hi-tech sailing catamarans. We offer daily trips to see dolphins, up to 5,000 strong, leap and play right off our bow, migrating Gray whales December through April, and Blue Whales May through November. Celebrity (filmmakers, authors, speakers) and certified naturalists make this exciting excursion educational and entertaining, too. Homemade triple-fudge brownies make this a one-of-a-kind adventure unforgettablel.....MORE
DANA WHARF SPORTFISHING & WHALE WATCHINGDANA WHARF SPORTFISHING & WHALE WATCHING
"Celebrating 40 Years of Daily Adventures and Life-Long Memories!"
34675 Golden Lantern
Dana Point, California
LagunaBeach.com Special: Enjoy 30% off whale watching trips! A savings of up to $13.50 per person! -or enjoy a free rental rod on any adult fare fishing trip! A savings of $12 per person!
Info & Reservations
Dedicated to helping locals and visitors alike enjoy the unique wonders of Dana Point Harbor and the Orange County coastline, Dana Wharf hopes for the privilege of escorting you on an awe-inspiring whale watching cruise or providing you with a memorable fishing adventure. The warm waters right out of Dana Point Harbor are flourishing with sea life including whales, dolphin, harbor seals, and California sea lion. Our thriving coastal waters provide bountiful fishing of sand bass, calico bass, halibut, bonito, yellowtail, yellowfin tuna, bluefin tuna, albacore, and dorado. Whether coming to Dana Point for fishing or whale watching, or privately chartering one of our fishing or whale watching boats, our catamaran, or our sailboats, one thing is for certain; your trip through the beautiful and scenic Orange County coast will be unforgettable.....MORE

Laguna Beach Sportfishing


DANA WHARF SPORTFISHING & WHALE WATCHINGDANA WHARF SPORTFISHING & WHALE WATCHING
"Celebrating 40 Years of Daily Adventures and Life-Long Memories!"
34675 Golden Lantern
Dana Point, California
LagunaBeach.com Special: Enjoy 30% off whale watching trips! A savings of up to $13.50 per person! -or enjoy a free rental rod on any adult fare fishing trip! A savings of $12 per person!
Info & Reservations
Dedicated to helping locals and visitors alike enjoy the unique wonders of Dana Point Harbor and the Orange County coastline, Dana Wharf hopes for the privilege of escorting you on an awe-inspiring whale watching cruise or providing you with a memorable fishing adventure. The warm waters right out of Dana Point Harbor are flourishing with sea life including whales, dolphin, harbor seals, and California sea lion. Our thriving coastal waters provide bountiful fishing of sand bass, calico bass, halibut, bonito, yellowtail, yellowfin tuna, bluefin tuna, albacore, and dorado. Whether coming to Dana Point for fishing or whale watching, or privately chartering one of our fishing or whale watching boats, our catamaran, or our sailboats, one thing is for certain; your trip through the beautiful and scenic Orange County coast will be unforgettable....MORE


NEWPORT LANDING SPORT FISHINGNEWPORT LANDING SPORT FISHING & WHALE WATCHING
SERVING LAGUNA BEACH

"Hundreds Of Fish Per Trip!" Departing Out Of Legendary Newport Bay/Newport Beach"

“Half Day $35 Special Or Full Day $65 Special”
309 Palm Street, Suite A
Newport Beach, CA 92661
Info & Reservations
Catch giant yellowtail, barracuda, halibut, yellowfin tuna, dorado, sand bass, calico bass, red snapper, white sea bass, and over 2 dozen other species. Choose from several half day trips that are offered daily year round including a morning, afternoon, or evening deep sea fishing trip option. Full day fishing trips depart daily at 7 am and fish Catalina Island and over 40 miles of coastline returning around 5 pm. Newport Landing Sportfishing's fleet has state of the art electronics, spacious indoor/outdoor seating, sundecks, and full amenities including a full service snack bar/kitchen. Crew members are onboard and assist with any needs you might have throughout your trip. And most important are the incredible fishing captains of Newport Landing, each with a decade or more of fishing experience, they know where to take their customers to catch fish. Also available are private fishing ship rentals for all size groups....MORE


Bike Rentals

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Looking for the healthiest way to sightsee Laguna Beach and experience a good workout? Rent your Laguna Beach bike rentals from our shop in Laguna Beach and we'll show you the best spots to ride! Laguna Beach has some of the most scenic riding anywhere in the country. Rent a high-end road bike and take it anywhere you'd like, or arrange to be taken on a guided ride of coastal Orange County. We will provide you with maps and other important information to make sure you get the most of your ride time by the coast. Our tours include Laguna Beach, San Clemente, Dana Point, Newport Beach, and Huntington Beach. We can also take you inland to the Santa Ana Mountains. Our rides include riding tips and suggestions, specific training (if desired), and all mechanical support. >>>Laguna Beach Bike Rental Rates & Availability


Kayaking

Laguna Beach Kayaking Tour
Laguna Beach Kayaking Tour

Our kayak tour in Laguna Beach is the absolute best way to see Laguna Beach and its breathtaking coastline! You’ll glide past crescent-shaped beaches, remote coves, dramatic sea cliffs, caves, million dollar homes, and see lots of wildlife along the way including birds, fish, and our famous sea lions. The highlight of our Laguna Beach kayaking tours is a visit to Seal Rock, a nature sanctuary that is home to a colony of California Sea Lions. You will get within 10 feet of these remarkable animals in their native habitat. You’ll see babies and pups, and bull males weighing up to 1000 pounds. If the conditions are right, you’ll even get to snorkel with them! >>>Laguna Beach Kayaking Tour Rates & Availability



Surfing Lessons
Laguna Beach Surfing Lessons

Laguna Beach Surfing Lessons
Laguna Beach has some of the most consistent waves in Orange County. Our expert Laguna Beach surfing instructors are all CPR certified and will have you up and wave riding in no time. We meet at Thalia Beach near downtown Laguna, the perfect beginner's beach, with slow rolling, gentle waves. Whether you're a beginner looking to pop-up for the first time, or an intermediate rider looking to hone your skills, Thalia is the perfect beach >>>Laguna Beach Surfing Lessons Rates & Availability


Paddle Board Lessons

Laguna Beach Paddle Board Lessons Laguna Beach Kayaking Tour
Our stand-up paddle board lesson in Laguna Beach is so much more than just a lesson; it is a guided tour of North Laguna and its breathtaking coastline. You will meet your instructor at one of the best kept secrets in Laguna Beach, Fisherman's Cove. Here you will have a 15 minute orientation on the beach. Your instructor will teach you six different paddling techniques, including prone, kneeling and stand-up. After brief instruction on the sand, you will grab your stand-up paddle board (SUP) and head into the water to begin your aquatic adventure! A highlight of your stand-up paddle board lesson and tour is Seal Rock. It is a nature sanctuary that is home to a colony of California Sea Lions. If you're up for it, you can paddle within 10 feet of these remarkable animals in their native habitat. You’ll likely see babies, pups and bull males, weighing up to 1,000 pounds. It is truly a phenomenal experience for any animal lover! >>>Laguna Beach Paddle Board Lessons Rates & Availability


Guided Bike Tours

Laguna Beach Guided Bike Tours
Laguna Beach Kayaking Tour

Our 2 hour Backroads Laguna Bike Tour is the best way to see what makes Laguna Beach so special: charming, bucolic neighborhoods, deep canyons filled with coastal shrubbery, dramatic beach parks with amazing promontories, and public art throughout the landscape. See the places only locals get to see. Our 24 speed mountain bikes are the best way to tour the gentle hillside community. We begin at our downtown location, don a helmet, water and power bar, and off we go to Bluebird Canyon, deep in nature and home to the 1932 Olympic training village. We'll pass Bluebird Canyon Farms, Laguna's only commercial organic farm. We'll also see the first zero emissions, straw bale house.
>>>Laguna Beach Guided Bike Tours Rates & Availability


Hiking Trails

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Laguna Canyon Wilderness Park
Laguna Beach, California
The Terrace is located in the middle of some of the best hiking trails in Orange County. Age suitability is for beginners in reasonable shape…bring water. A very convenient hike for Terrace residents starts at Woods End near El Toro and Aliso Creek Road. The hike is all on a dirt road. From Woods End, go up to the ridge and turn right. Follow the gravel road down the other side to the intersection with the Lake Trail then a few more feet to the Edison Trail to Barbara’s Lake. This is the only natural year round lake in Orange County >>>Click here from Map Topography


Laguna Beach Parks & Beaches


THE BEACHES OF LAGUNA
The entire coastline of Laguna Beach has been declared a "Marine Life Refuge" to protect and preserve the rich variety of marine life forms for all to observe and enjoy. Tide pools are not to be disturbed in any way. People may fish (except in Heisler Park Ecological Reserve where fishing is prohibited), but take nothing else.

    Laguna BeachMAIN BEACH
    In the heart of downtown with excellent swimming and sunbathing.

    CRESENT BAY
    Big Hollow waves offer some of the best body surfing.

    SHAWS & DIVERS COVE
    A scuba divers dream with protected coves.

    SLEEPY HOLLOW
    An expansive stretch of beach perfect for swimming.

    WOODS COVE
    Picturesque and excellent for diving.

    VICTORIA BEACH
    Skim-boarding and body surfing. Volleyball courts plus the site of the "La Tour" a historical landmark built in 1926.

    ALISO CREEK COUNTY BEACH
    Located at 31131 Pacific Coast Highway. Picnic tables, Bar-B-Ques & fire pits.

    THOUSAND STEPS
    A famous beach known for its long staircase leading to a spectacular surfing area.

HEISLER PARK ECOLOGICAL RESERVE
A marine reserve located between Heisler Point, opposite Bird Rock at Main Beach north to the northern end of Divers Cove. Fascinating tide pools, great snorkeling and SCUBA diving. Disturb nothing and take nothing. No fishing of any type.

LAGUNA BEACH CLEAN-UPALTA LAGUNA PARK
Located at the north end of Alta Laguna Blvd. This park has hiking trails,a baseball field, tennis courts, a half basketball court, picnic tables and children's play equipment.

Laguna Beach Dog Park
(AKA "Bark Park") is a fenced park where dogs can run free (dogs must be leashed at all other parks). Open from dawn to dusk, closed on Wednesday. Located on Laguna Canyon Road (133) near El Toro Road.

BLUEBIRD PARK
on Cress Street
Laguna Beach, California
The park has a fenced playground, half basketball court, barbecues and picnic tables.



Laguna Beach Sports

Laguna Beach Golf
Laguna Beach Area Golf Courses
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Aliso Creek Inn & Golf Course
31106 Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, California
Laguna Beach's only golf course. Mature 9-hole, par 32 golf course in 83 acre Aliso Canyon. Beautifully maintained. Challenging. Pro shop. Driving Net Resident Pro.

Laguna Beach Ocean Activities, Aquatics & Community Pool
The LBHS Community Pool is a 25-yard pool with showers and lockers available; it is accessible to the physically challenged. CA State Law requires patrons who use public pools to shower prior to entering. Children under the age of 3 years must wear rubber pants or pool diapers in the pool. Children, age 24 months or younger are admitted free. Note: Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied and supervised by an adult. The pool may be subject to unscheduled closures due to water polo and swim competitions/events. Groups of 10 or more must make reservations at least 7 days in advance to guarantee space! Call (949) 376-9818 or 497-0716, ext. 6 for details.

Laguna Beach Cyclery
240 Thalia Street
949.494.1522
Laguna Beach, California
Offers a full barn of bicycles including TREK, CANNONDALE, & BONTRAGER. Clothing & access. Plus inline skates. Road & mountain bike repairs & rentals, also beach Boogie Board rentals.

Laguna Beach Health Club
"The Oldest Operating Health Club in Orange County!"
870 Glenneyre Street
Laguna Beach, California 92651
949.494.1522 / 949.494.0598 Fax
Owner: Don Walker
Open since 1969, the family owned Laguna Health Club scores big points for cleanliness, state of the art equipment and personal service. Highly respected & recommended.